Pravir has been residing in Whitefield since 1998. He now blends his role of content editor with tea distribution. He has worked as copy editor in DNA and The Times of India, and as AVP at Impelsys and Educational Initiatives. He did his schooling in Assam, obtained a BA in English literature from Delhi University, a PGD in journalism from IIMC New Delhi and GMITE certification from IIM Bangalore. During the last two decades, he has supported several initiatives related to education, ethics and ecology, especially as a a volunteer with Initiatives of Change. As secretary of his housing complex and as a resident of Whitefield, he has been part of several citizens’ initiatives and green campaigns, including leading the `Our Road We Care’ campaign in 2007-08. Being passionate about a ‘clean and green’ Whitefield, he joined Whitefield Rising soon after its launch.