Amitava Bhattacharya


Amitava Bhattacharya, an IIT Kharagpur alumnus, left his job in the USA in 1999 and came back with the dream for a better India. In 2000 he formed banglanatak dot com, a social development organization specializing in ‘Culture and Development’.

Amitava believes that the oral and performing folk art traditions can emerge as a cultural capital for developing rural enterprises.