Preliminary Interaction

Technology use and areas of concern

As a first step, CCMG in partnership with NGO Shikhar spoke to students who were attending computer literacy classes conducted by Shikhar, as well as their parents.

About 90 individual interactions were condcuted along with several group sessions.

There were two motivations to this interaction
a) To get a sense of how people in the area use internet and mobile technologies.

b) To get a sense of their areas of concern

The question posed to respondents was as follows:
List in order of priority of public services
a. Food Security
b. Basic Health and Hygiene
c. Water - drinking water as well as drainage
d. Roads, Railways
e. Electricity
f. Computer Literacy
g. Mobile
h. TV

Here is a summary of their responses to the question of priority in public services: