General Secretary, NGO Rekhaakriti
Proprietor, Rekhaakriti Marketing Company
As a secretary of NGO Rekhaakriti, work to protect traditional culture and heritage of Uttar Pradesh through handicraft, to save obsolescent artisan’s livelihood opportunities, adopt handmade products culture in place of machines, to involve more women power in handicraft sector, to promote socio-economic conditions of the artisan community.@Incorporated more than 250 artisans from around six districts of UP and gave them trainings regarding new designs and recent trends and developments.
@In first phase working successfully for the conservation and documentation of the wooden toys of Varanasi and moonj art of rural parts of UP.
@In about two years arranged around 63 exhibitions in India.
@Participated in three exhibitions of USA and one exhibition of UK.
@The products of Rekhaakriti are available on most of the esteemed e portals of India as Snapdeal, Paytm, Shopclues, Amazon, India Mart, Flipkart, Craftsvilla etc.
Experience in Journalism:
23 years of experience in mainstream journalism.
Started career with Rashtriya Sahara, Varanasi, Bureau in 1992 as a Reporter
Feature desk in charge, Political desk In charge, coordinator of Sahara Samay Weekly
Reported on a wide variety of news topics especially Social Issues, Art and Culture.
As a proprietor of marketing institution Rekhaakriti, arrange exhibitions and sale points in India and abroad as well of the products of the obsolescent art and artisans of UP.