PROF. JAIPRAKASH KHOT Director - Sr. Citizen Initiatives
It is not enough to be compassionate. You must act - Dalai Lama
Professor Jaiprakash Khot is a strong believer & follower of this philosophy. With his Bachelor’s Degree in Education (B.Ed) & Masters Degree in History Prof. Jaiprakash Khot has a total of 46 years experience in education sector. He retired in July 2009 as a Principal from Prabodhan Junior College Buldhana, Maharashtra.
During his career, he has been associated with many social causes mainly in education sector, welfare of tribal communities & un-organized labor sector.
In education sector he was associated with “Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh” (RSS), “Akhil Bharatiya Vidyarathi Parishad” (ABVP) & “Juniors College Teachers Association”. He has mainly devoted his energies in programs for student’s welfare especially in rural sector. At present he is actively engaged in various education related projects at “Vidyabharti Akhil Bharatiya Sikshan Sansthan” in the capacity of west zone organizer and coordinator.
He was actively involved in the 'Bhrastachar Virodhi Janandolan' (A Mass movement against corruption) with renowned social activist Anna Hazare for more than 15 years in various capacities such as district secretary and district president of Buldhana District (1993-2013). He is working for betterment of tribal communities as District Co-coordinator of Buldhana District through “Bharatiya Majdoor Sangh” (BMS) & is a District Advisor of “Bharatiya Vicharmanch”. He is an avid reader & a columnist with Marathi news papers.