Jugaad is such a lovely word … it means improvisation, innovation, finding solutions in most unexpected ways … a “un”-scientific, out-of-the-box, ingenious solution to problems that may otherwise seem difficult to solve.
And this one was one such totally unexpected Jugaad !
The fire was out and the embers were burning low. The customers were early but hungry. A quick solution to getting the fire up and burning is needed. Out comes a beat-up, old, rickety fan. The two wires are stuck into the socket. The fan shoved near the opening of the choolah. A whirr. And the embers burst into flames. The rotis come rolling out and the subzi gets done in a jiffy. The customers are served.
Everyone is happy.