‘ICT based integrated development program’ for women empowerment in Lallapura craft cluster, Varanasi:

Implementing Agency


  • Sai Institute of Rural Development (SIRD)-YGVS

Basani (Near Airport), Varanasi- 221204

Legal Status: Societies Registration Act 21, 1860 and Foreign Contribution Regulation Act 1976


  • Media Lab Asia
  • 708-723, 7th Floor, Devika Tower, 6 Nehru Place New Delhi, India 110 019

Contact No:  01126443266
Legal Status: A Section 25 company, DeitY, MCIT, GOI


Target Area:

Ward of Varanasi - Lallapura

Lallapura is a ward of Varanasi district consistingof 16 Mohallas i.e. Lallapura Khurd, Bada Chatara, Taad ka Bagicha, Pakki Walli Masjid, Bada Bagicha, Chota Bagh, Lallapura Pausara, Matakund, Kazipura, Lahangpura, Chota Chakra, Aurangabad, Nai Pokhari, Ali Sagar Fatman, Chunnu ka Khet.

Target group:
Women artisans, Youth and Student community etc.
Project Centre

SAI Institute of Rural Development

(An ICT Enabled Knowledge Institute for Empowering People)

C 20/14, Pishach Mochan(Near Tulsi Green Apartment), Lallapur, Varanasi (U.P.)– 221010, India


To enhance various livelihood and provide ICT based soft skills for women empowerment of Lallapura, Varanasi community

Brief: The project would bring benefits of ICT to Women, Youth and Student community in Lallapura cluster, Varanasi. A resource centre is proposed to established which will be equipped with appropriate CAD tool for artisans, healthcare facilities etc. Through this resource centre it is proposed

  • To deploy CAD software for Textile, Embroidery in Lallapura craft cluster
  • To provide Basic Computer skill training
  • To deploy healthcare based awareness software/ tools for women.
Deliverables:(Training Provided at center)
  • ICT in Livelihood enhancement: CHIC CAD For Embroidery training, Design making training, computer skill training, capacity building etc and digitization of Craft cluster. (.....Click here for Syllabus of CHIC CAD Course)
  • ICT in Health Intervention: For Health awareness among Women/ students and their families especially from minority community will be benefitted by the software’s and awareness programs developed by Media Lab Asia/Health ministry/others.

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