Dr. Ankur Pare is India’s Famous Young Sociologist, Author, Social Activist and Received Awards and Honours by Government of India and Government of Madhya Pradesh.
Career and Awards-
Dr. Ankur Pare is India’s Famous Young Sociologist, Author and Social Activist. He was born in Naramdiya Brahmin family in Harda, (M.P.) He is Grandson of Pandit ChandraGopal Pare, elder son of Pandit Rajendra Pare and Pandita Shrimati Shobha Pare. His Younger brother is Dr. Ambar Pare. Belonging to a middle class agricultural family Pandit Dr. Ankur Pare has been brought up in a joint family.
His permanent residence is in Village Dulia, District Harda (Madhya Pradesh). He originally belongs to agricultural family. His father’s occupation is agriculture and his mother is Housewife. His parents have 2 children. Elder one is Dr. Ankur Pare and he has a younger brother, Dr. Ambar Pare, who is a doctor.
Career as a Sociologist
Dr. Ankur Pare is a young sociologist of India. His major contributions are development and displacement, rehabilitation and resettlement, migration, problem of Refugees, brain drain. He has made important studies on India’s agricultural problems, suicides of farmers, agricultural debt, agrarian unrest and peasant movement. He has worked on 18 Research Study Projects and done research study on Disaster Management, Youth Unrest, Feminism, Food Security, Parliamentary Democracy, Politics and Criminalization of Politics, Human Rights etc.
Career as an Author
Dr. Ankur Pare is a young Author. He writes books and articles on contemporary issues. The book of Dr. Ankur Pare have been published ” Sociological Study of Displaced Families ” ISBN 978-93-80966-70-0. He writes articles in newspapers and Research Journals.
Career as a Social Activist
Dr. Ankur Pare is noted Indian social activist and reformer. He worked to improve the society through NGO. His major contributions are education, weaker section, water harvesting, environmental protection, sustainable development, organic fertilizer, eco life style, rural cleanliness campaign, AIDS awareness program, women empowerment, self help group, formation of youth and mahila mandal, EVM (Electric Voter Machine) literacy.
Awards and Honours
Dr. Ankur Pare has been awarded numerous awards for his significant social contribution.
He has been given, the famous ‘Indira Gandhi Award’ by the Government of India and Madhya Pradesh Rajya Ster Rashtriya Seva Yojana Award by Madhya Pradesh Government.
He has contributed in important social welfare activities. He had set up the Yuva Mandal and Mahila Mandal in rural areas, toilets have been constructed in rural areas, free health camps and yoga camps have been conducted in many villages. Public awareness campaigns have been organized for ceasing child marriage, prevention of dowry system and for the prevention of female foeticide in urban and rural areas. Public awareness campaign and workshops have been conducted for the prevention of AIDS. He had constructed the Soakage Pit (sokhta peeth) for water conservation in rural areas. He built and deepened ponds.
Many important social activities have been done by him. He is an ideal for the youths that success can be achieved even after facing difficulties and scarcity in life.