India's Community Radio Brings Its Villages Crackling to Life

Across the world's largest democracy, old-school radio stations transmit critical information that enriches — and sometimes saves — local lives.

India's Community Radio Brings Its Villages Crackling to Life

Across the world's largest democracy, old-school radio stations transmit critical information that enriches — and sometimes saves — local lives.

Credit: Radio Bundelkhand

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Charukesi reports on culture, conservation, development and gender issues for BBC, National Geographic, The Guardian, The Christian Science Monitor, Nikkei Asia and South China Morning Post, among other publications. Read more at charukesi.com.

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