A small village called Anandwadi in the district of Latur in Maharashtra are making headlines for the right reasons.
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This incredible and beautiful village has total of 165 houses and all of them are owned by a woman! There are many reasons why Anandwadi village deserve its praises. Here are the list of achievements:
- Its been crime free for 15 years and not even a single police case has been filed.
- Every adults in the Anandwadi pledged to donate their organs and bodies for medical research.
- It won the best village award under the 'dispute-free village scheme.'
If you think that villages are 'backward' mentality, think again! There are many progressive villages in India that put high tech cities to shame.
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