MANUVIKASA is a non governmental organization registered in 2003 and this organization has developed by a group of young and educated rural youths with the motto of social transformation. The vision of the organization is “Development of sustainable livelihood, improve education, enriched environment and development of good human values”.
MANUVIKASA is working in the areas of natural resources conservation, livelihood development and women empowerment.
MANUVIKASA has promoted two subsidiary organizations. One is Pragatimitra Farmers Producer Company and this company is working with farmers on input supply, introduction of new farming technologies, support mixed and layer cropping, processing of areca, paddy and other major crops, value addition and marketing of the farm produces. Mostly tank beneficiaries are the major share holders of this company and this company is also providing support for mechanization in farming. Total 900 members enrolled in this FPC.
Another subsidiary organization is Pragatimitra Souhardha Cooperative and this cooperative serve the need of SHG members and farmers financial needs to improve income generation activities. This cooperative supports its members on entrepreneurship inputs, interaction meetings involving successful entrepreneurs, guiding on investments and provide loans to the needy micro and small scale entrepreneurs in groups and individual level. Total 2800 members enrolled in this cooperative.