Rakesh Kumar Malviya has been working on issues of development and people’s interest for many years. He was linked to the organisation Eklavya since his school days and got training in writing on social issues from Gram Seva Samiti. He worked for different organisations after getting his degree from the Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and then got associated with Vikas Samvad. He has been conferred with eight fellowships and awards for his works till now. Apart from being active in literary-cultural programmes, he is also a photography enthusiast. He has also edited more than 10 books on issues of development.