To check Instagram at home, Laveena must stand on the edge of her terrace, arm outstretched, hoping the signal is strong enough for her phone to blink to life.

A few times a day, she grudgingly shares her phone with her little brother, so he can speak to his friends on the WhatsApp account they share.

Like most Indians, the university student from Jaipur, in Rajasthan state, frequently runs out of storage on her phone.

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