Human rights activist and social reformer. Founder of NGO Anweshi(1993). Currently works for the cause of women rights in coordination with the National Mission for Empowerment of Women. Anweshi has received many awards and recognitions like Jana Samskruti Award(Abu Dhabi,1997), Lakshmi Award (Sahrudaya Vedi,1997), Award by B.P. Moideen Seva Mandir(2004), Award by K. Balakrishna Smaraka Samithi (2007) etc.