Dalit Vikas Abhiyan Samiti

Empowers marginalized communities and groups like Dalits, women, children and other economically and socially deprived sections of society by working towards their rights and providing opportunities for learning and growth for better lives

  • Bronze Certified 2023
  • FCRA
  • 80G
  • 12A
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  • Headquarters

    Patna, Bihar

  • Since


Dalit Vikas Abhiyan Samiti works for eliminating untouchability and discrimination against Dalits and advancing their legal rights. It is done through Read more various strategies and programmes such as knowledge building, community capacity building, participation, partnerships, networking and ensuring self-governance, self-reliance and fundamental socio-economic rights. It provides counselling services, paralegal training, human rights, advocacy for the use of the right to information and right to service. Managed activities like: Consultation on Right to Food Interface Program-Community Organisation-Media and Governance Community Leadership Building Shikshak Samman Samaroh Bal Adhikar Mahotsav State Level consultation for RTE Implementation It has various programmes for creating awareness and implements them for the benefit of the marginalised sections in the area of agriculture for farmers like providing non-chemical farming techniques, education for children, women empowerment, health, hygiene and sanitation, generating livelihood and providing social security and social inclusion. It also works for urban poverty and governance in cities like Bodhgaya and Patna. Sustainable Livelihood: Facilitates in promoting micro livelihood activities and vocational training to young girls on stitching, embroidery and computer training to make them self-reliant.


Dalits and underprivileged communities struggle for daily existence due to lack of attention on them and also their social status.


Dalit Vikas Abhiyan Samiti is active in the regions of Samastipur, Vaishali, Muzaffrpur, Gaya and Patna to uplift the lives of the minorities through initiatives in the areas of health, education, nutrition, gender equity, livelihood and enabling them to access their fundamental rights and entitlements.

Demographies Served


  • Inclusive and Quality Education Programme

    Advocates for proper implementation of Right to Education 2010 norms at educational institutions with the Government. Organises campaigns to sensitize parents with community involvement to motivate children to join the mainstream educational system. Aims for active participation and management of the centres named JAGJAGI centres at Patna, Samastipur and Bodhgaya.

  • Kitchen Gardening Programme

    Encourages the community to grow their own food like herbs, vegetables and fruits and learn about local varieties. It distributed seeds of various varieties among the marginalized families of the Vaishali district of Bihar.

  • Women and Girl Empowerment Programme

    Initiates formation and nurturing of Self Help Groups. Conducts campaigns against domestic violence related to women and organises women groups, especially Dalit women on issues related to sexual and physical harassment.

  • Promoting Youth Leadership and Empowerment Programme

    Organises various capacity-building programmes on thematic issues to improve the skill, knowledge and aptitude of the rural youth. It also conducts leadership development programmes for both men and women to generate confidence in them to lead their lives better.

Leadership Team

  • Dharmendra Kumar

    Executive Director

  • Nawal Kishore Paswan



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Registration Details

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  • 12A


  • 80G


  • FCRA


  • CSR Registration Number

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  • Headquarters

    Ambedkar House, House No. 232, 3rd Floor, Durga Place,Road No.14, Ashok Nagar, Post-Lohiya Nagar, Kankarbagh, Patna, 8000020


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