Akash Bhor is a young graduate from Pune University in the field of Electronics Engineering. Since August 2015 he is working at SEARCH as a part of NIRMAN Executive Team. He is currently exploring possibility of starting a new NIRMAN like intervention ‘Gadchiroli NIRMAN’ for rural as well as tribal youth in Gadchiroli. He is also responsible for day to day functioning of mainstream NIRMAN program. He is on the editorial board of NIRMAN newsletter Simollanghan.