Organization Name:
Bahrati Integrated Rural Development Society (BIRDS)

Organization Type:

Mission Statement:
Bharathi Integrated Rural Development Society (BIRDS) came into existence in the year 1991, with the initiative of its Executive Director who has been working with poorest of the poor, since 1985. BIRDS is registered under the Societies Registration Act 21 of 1860, in the year 1991. Its registration number is 262/91, dated 28.11.1991. It is also registered under Foreign Contribution Regulation Act (FCRA), 1976, on 16 May 1994. BIRDS have income tax exemption under Sections 12 A and 80 G. BIRDS worked with meager funds raised mainly from personal savings and small donations till 1994. It started with an annual budget of Rs. 40,000/- and could gradually rise to the present status. From working with the support of small donations, BIRDS has now reached a stage of multiple donors funding. Right now BIRDS runs projects supported by about 10 donors (7 international and 3 governmental), with a total annual budget of USD 1.2 million (66.3 million Indian Rupees).

Contact Information

Full Mailing Address:

Executive Director, BIRDS 
# 26/130 B-2, EVA Nest, Gnanapuram, 
Nandyal (R.S) Kurnool District, 
Pin : 518 502, A.P.


BIRDS Hyderabad Office 
V. Paul Raja Rao
Flat No. 403, Plot No.39/47, Concrete Raaga Apartment 
SBH Colony, Uppal, Hyderabad – 500 039, T.S.


Phone Number:
+91 8514 222266

Fax Number:
+91 8514 248444

Email Address:;


    Activity Detail(s)

  • Research and Technology
  • Survey
  • Clearance and Detection
  • GIS and Mapping
  • Regional Cooperation
  • Training
  • Demining Equipment

    Country(ies) of Operation

  • Bangladesh
  • India
  • Indonesia

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