- Date:November, 2012
Monocle, July-August 2012
The smart governors – Chhavi Rajawat, Soda, Rajasthan, India
In her aviator sunglasses, Chhavi Rajawat cuts a curious figure in her ancestral village in rural Rajasthan. After all, it’s not common for a young, MBA-educated single woman to give up a highly paid private sector job to become an official village head, or “sarpanch”. But that is exactly what Rajawat did two years ago.