Lt. Shri Alok Pratap Singh was a social activist and a social reformer. He is accredited as the convener of Zahreeli Gas Kand Sangharsh Morcha (Poisonous Gas Conspiracy struggle front) which filed the first case against Union carbide corporation and PIL compensation to Bhopal Gas Victims. He also fought the PIL for 15 years for toxic waste disposal of Bhopal Gas Tragedy. He formed various organizations for economic rehabilitation of Bhopal Gas Victims and Laid a development of Jute, Bamboo, Zari & Tribal arts and is known to rehabilitate thousand of artisans in and around Bhopal.
He is also known to propose various plans to the government for toxic site clean up. Movement for Bhopal Gas Victims at the site and redevelopment of lakes of Bhopal. He is renowned for his philanthropic work for women employment and work for Human Rights.
Alok Pratap Singh (Social Reformer)
Born: 13 Nov 1952 Chhatarpur MP
Died: 27 July 2015 Shangarh MP
Education: PHD in Anthropology Mphil in Criminology.
Alma Mater: Dr. Harisingh Gour University Sagar MP
Movements: Emergency Nomanter Andolan Bhopal Gas Tragedy Peoples Movement.
Organization: R.S. Gas Pidit Puanrvas Kendra, Mahila Swasahayta Vikas Federation, Zahreeli Gas Kand Sangharsh Morcha.
Father: Lt. Shri Jag Bahadur Singh Parmar (Ex.Minister MP Govt. and Freedom Fighter)
Mother: Smt. Gayatri Devi Parmar (Ex.MLA MP Govt., Freedom Fighter and Social activist)
Spouse: Dr. (Mrs) Romsha Singh
Children: Ananya Pratap Singh Parmar (Social Entrepreneur)
Alok Pratap Singh was born in Chhatarpur to Lt. Shri Jang Bahadur Singh Parmar a freedom fighter and ex min in the Jay Prakash Narayan Government and ex MLA & Vetran social activist Smt Gayatri Devi Parmar on 13 Nov 1952. Alok went to Maharaja Chatrasal School & Junior Collage on Chhatarpur. As a child alok was very fascinated with the toles of freedom struggle and considered chatrasal & chhatrapati Shivaji as his ideal. He was very active in the collage politics and student election. An NCC best cadet and district cricket captain he was very famous.
Alok completed MA in Criminology & M.Phil in Anthropology from Dr. Hari singh Gaor University Sagar.
He also researched for 2 year in Baxwash region of Bundelkhand MP amongst Gond Tribals for his PHD.
He was also the head of performing arts club of university and represented various Dramatics competition, under Devendra Nath Mishra Father of filmmaker Sudhir mishra.
He also worked with BV Kasanth in Dramatics (Won some national lavel poetry competition) Dramatics shaped the philanthropist, activist & a inside him.
Movement & Journalism
He was activity involved in the student politics since the first year of college. It was aware of student politics and Alok was Riding it. He very famous student leader & student President of Dr. Harisingh Gour University in …………
When the Emergency was declared he supported his father who was a very close confident of JP Narayan in JP movement. He as student was publishing underground News and also went to jain in ……………. Movement ……………
This time flaired his revolutionary side and after his father become min in ………. He come to Bhopal and joined SUCI and worked along Shri Shidas Ghash in various relief and rehabilitation people across India.
He also played an active role in the trude Union movement of BHEL in Bhopal and Nomental Aandolan of Dalits to rename Aurangabad University to Darbbar Ambedkar University. He was a part of long March and Jail Bharo Aandolan in 1979 and Rail Roko Aandolan in Delhi in 1984. He also led a party which showed black Flags to then Prim Minister Mrs. India Gandhi for Nomantal Aandolan.