PNLIT Trustees

Usha Rajagopalan

First Trustee, 11-Jun-2010 to date

Author, Translator

Usha has written/translated several books in English. She has won several awards for writing, including three consecutive Commonwealth Short Story prizes and fellowships in India and abroad.  

Arathi Manay

First Trustee, 11-Jun-2010 to date

Engineer, Market researcher

Arathi calls herself a true Bangalorean, born, brought up and educated amidst the gardens of the city. She is an engineer, MBA in Finance, and has been working in the market research industry, currently as an independent researcher. She enjoys writing about different things we encounter in our everyday lives, on her own blogs and contributes to different publications. In her college days, Arathi played basketball for Karnataka. She is also a licensed HAM Radio operator. She currently trains for athletics and is a National Masters (veterans) and Asia-Pacific Masters medalist. 

O.P. Ramaswamy

First Trustee, 11-Jun-2010 to date

Chartered engineer, Retired

OPR, as he is called, retired after spending decades in the shoe industry. He served as a teacher in a management school. He has been an active member of his building management committee. 

Nupur Jain

Neighbourhood Trustee, 30-Jun-2011 to date

Cosmetic Technologist, Homemaker

Nupur enjoys travelling. Her love for nature is reflected in the time she spends at the lake.   

Sangita Agrawal

Neighbourhood Trustee, 01-Aug-2016 to date


Sangita started her career  as a textile designer. Now, as a passionate gardener, she helps others to set up their balcony gardens and promotes growing vegetables the organic way.

Divya Shetty

Neighbourhood Trustee, 01-Aug-2016 to date


After working in advertising, Divya volunteered as an educator for children with special needs for a few years. Her passion is impromptu road trips and she hosts monthly poetry sessions for children in her building.

Nandhini Sriraaman

Neighbourhood Trustee, 22-Dec-2018 to date

Chartered Accountant

A Chartered Accountant with a professional experience of 15 + years in different organizations in multiple roles. She has been an active member of the waste management team in her apartment complex and a member of Bangalore Eco Team working on ward level and city level waste management initiatives. 

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