"The e-governance wave is spreading like wildfire across the
nation, and the initiative has reached a nationwide magnitude with
the pro-rural budget being announced last week. Linux has a
significant role to play in the movement, claims Prakash Rane.
"What sounds really hard to digest, is the fact that a body as
'red-taped' as the Indian government has jumped on to the Open
Source bandwagon both quickly and efficiently..."