939 villages scarcity hit in Gujarat, says govt

Gujarat government said that 939 villages of the state were facing water scarcity whereas 2,979 villages were partially affected.

Over 250 Gujarat villages opt for 100% women rule

In what could be described as
‘incentive-driven’ empowerment of women, as many as 254
villages in Gujarat have entrusted their panchayats entirely
to women and to college-going girls in one case.