Due to the requirement of practical solutions for tackling corruption, 5th Pillar started distributing the worthless Zero Rupee Note. Vijay Anand, from the lobby group 5th Pillar explains that it may sound self-defeating, but Fifth Pillar (an NGO headquartered in Chennai) is printing its own Zero Rupee Notes in an effort to halt bribery and corruption. When asked for a bribe, Indians are being urged to hand over a note worth zero rupees, in a bid to stamp out corruption among officials.  Read More

Courtesy, Ready2Beat, 02/13/2010