My father’s dream was to build his own house. However, building a house in India was an incredibly complicated affair. First, you had to buy a plot of land. Next, you had to get an allocation from the government for all the materials you needed to make a house – cement, steel rebar, piping, you name it. It was all in short supply because of India’s socialist economy, along with a quota system to dole out the limited quantities then available.
And then to get your water, sewage and electricity connected… that was yet another ordeal. Simply getting all this together was an enormous effort that took years. Of course, there was an easier way… She has worked for IT companies, entertainment companies, music, product based companies, service companies, advertising companies efficiently.