Team Ashray


Mantosh Tiwary
Age : 38 years
Designation: President
Contact: +91-9234402636 

As the President and Co-Founder of the organisation Mr Mantosh Kumar leads the strategic planning, communication and advocacy for the organisation for policy making and development towards bringing a positive transformative change. He is the leader and the backbone of the organisation. He is dynamic in executing his technical, communication and managerial skills for bringing a high social impact. He is the man who stands as a pillar towards the safeguard to impoverished and vulnerable women and children. It was through his initiative that Ashray Vihar (P&R) center of Ashray was set up in the year 2008.

Mr Mantosh is a great thinker, advisor and counsellor. He is promotor of innovation and a propagation of the right based approach in empowering the community. He is a mentor and guide for the entire system and stands out as a motivator for all high and low due to his vast knowledge and amicable personality. With over 15 years’ experience in the various management fields and his dedication in the social sector for over 10 years have made him the youth leader of the team.

He is young face dedicated towards innovative social transformation. Ashray under his leadership flags off Young India’s propaganda of Skill India, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan (Clean India), Digital India, Beti Bachao Beti Padhao and Make in India.

Ms. Soumi Dutta
Age : 28 years
Designation: Chief Operating Officer/ Treasurer
Contact: +91-8811935754

Ms Soumi Dutta is the Chief Operating Officer of the organisation apart from holding the position of a Treasurer among the executive members of the organisation. She is proficient in management and communication. She is a Master in Linguistics and a post graduate in Corporate Communication. She is into translation, pedagogy designing and project writing as well. She has a keen interest in languages and is a diploma holder in French. Exploring the rich indigenous languages and art of Jharkhand and the surrounding tribal belt is her passion.

Apart from her academic and management skills she loves exploring her skills in performing arts. She is a bachelor in Bharatnatyam Dance and is a student of the dance maestros Padamshree Jatin Goswami (Shattriya Nritya) and Dipak Maharaj of Kathak. She has a keen interest in organizing events and giving it her own innovative touch.  She has achieved many awards and accolades for her excellence in academics and arts. She is completely dedicated towards the society and work for the well being of the community.  She is a teacher and a counselor and specializes in providing support to women, children, youth and old age people.