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Our Team

Ramprasad ( Chairman)

I Came To Bedford In 2003 From Hyderabad-India,since Then I Have Made Bedford My Home. I Am An Agile Scrum Master By Profession And Have Been Working In The IT Industry For Almost 17 Years.My Aim Is To Bring The Diverse Indian Communities Of Bedfordshire Irrespective Of Faith,language,region And Caste Under One Roof And Promote Promote The Indian Heritage,culture And Arts. I Strongly Believe That Communities Are The Backbone For Any Society, I Evince Keen Interest And Get Involved In Various Community Activities, I Use My Experience In IT  To Build Suitable Web Based Platforms In Order To Further The Community Spirit.

Ram Dhariwal ( General Secretary)

I Am Born And Bred Bedfordian. I've Been Married For Over 30 Years And Have 5 Grown Up Children.
My Professional Life Has Always Been In The IT Industry, And Currently Work For Atos As An IT Architect For Over 20 Years, I've Had A Keen Interest In Community Work, And Have Been Involved With My Local Valmiki Temple, Serving Many Of The 20 Years As Its General Secretary.
I'm Currently The Founder Member And General Secretary For BIC. And, In Recent Years Have Been An Activist, As Part Of The Executive Committee Of ACDA To Influence The UK Government To Implement The CBD Legislation Into The Equality Act.

Sam Kalyan ( Treasurer)

I Was Born In Kenya And Moved With My Parents And Siblings To The UK In 1964.
I've Been An Active Member Of The Valmiki Community Very Soon After Arriving In The UK, And For The Past 7 Years, Have Been The President Of The Bhagwan Valmik Mandir (Temple) In Bedford.
I Am A Keen Golfer, And Make Every Opportunity To Get In A Few Holes On The Golf Course.
I Am An Active Member Of A Number Of Voluntary Organisations In Bedford, Such As BCoF, BIC, And ACDA.

Sat Paul

From India Punjab Background, Lived In Bedford Since 1960 And Worked In Many Voluntary Community Organisations. Currently Active Involvement In BIC- Bedfordshire Indian Community, ACCM(UK)- Agency For Culture Change Management(UK), BAO- Bedford As One, ACDA- Anti Caste Discrimination Alliance, BCoF- Bedford Council Of Faiths, IAG- Independent Advisory Group And Trustee Of Sri Guru Ravidass Sabha Bedford.

Mr Viren Soni

Mr Virendra Soni. JP,FRCS FRSA , I Am Very Much Into Cricket And Am An Opthalmologist By Profession. I Am Actively Involved With The Local Communities And Hold Various Posts , Which Are Vice Chair Bedford Council Of Faiths,Vice Chair Standing Advisory Committee Religious Education And Have Been The Past President Of Bedford Castle Rotary Club.

Valai Gunapalan

Valai Gunapalan Is From Bedford Tamil Kalanchiyam (BTK), He Is Very Active Locally And Is Seen Supporting Various Community And Charity Organisations. He Is Based In Bedford And Has Been Working As An IT Consultant For More Than 15 Years .

Bipin Shah

My Name Is Bipinchandra Shah And I Have Lived In Kempston Since 1977. I Have Been Happily Married For 25 Years And I Am A Proud (and Sometimes Tired!) Father Of Two Daughters. I Strive To Find The Time To Give Back To The Community That Welcomed Me So Warmly All Those Years Ago. I Am A School Governor At Both Robert Bruce Middle School And Hastingsbury Business And Enterprise College And Take Great Interest In Being A Part Of The Local Education Systems, In Order To Do What I Can To Improve Them. I Am The Founder Of The Charity 21st Century Education Trust. Since The 6th April 2006, We Have Been Running Music And Dance Classes For The Local Community (as Well As Aiding An Orphanage Overseas). We Are Particularly Involved In Bringing Different Ethnic Cultures To The Public Through These Classes.

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