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  project name ~ Mahendra Yadav 2012

category ~ Saathi

 
       

  

     

  Project Name

 

Mahendra Yadav 2012

  NGO

 

Saathi Program

  Category

 

Saathi

  District

 

Madhepura

  State

 

Bihar

  Budget Approved

 

Rs 204000

 

  Year Approved

 

2011

 

 
 
 
 
 

  Photographs

 

  Chapter Coordinators

 

Riddhi Singh

 

Penn State

 

  Caption

 

 

 

  Summary

 

 

Mahendra ji is an activist working in Madhepura district of Bihar. He started his work in Bihar with the Kosi floods and has since worked on several aspects in the region. These include RTI, MNREGA, Right to Service Act, Right to Education Act etc. He focuses on creating awareness on these issues and fighting corruption.


 
 

  Achievements

 

 

He has successfully used RTI act over the past year for individuals as well as common issues. He has completed Kosi Jan Sambad Yatra for creating awareness on Kosi flood related issues. He was a part of the 5 member advising committee which drafted a report on the Bihar Lokayukta.

 

  Goals

 

 

His main focus is on creating awareness so that people can understand and use acts such as the Right to Information act. He aims to create model villages by training the workers within villagers and helping in implementation of MNREGA schemes.

 
 

  


 
 
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