Dr. Ramashanker Singh is a historian and Academic Fellow at the Center for Research and Archiving in India and Indigenous Knowledge and Language Systems, Dr. Ambedkar University, Delhi. His pamphlets on various topics are published in renowned publications. He has his chapters published in books and encyclopedias. He has written, translated and edited for the Uttar Pradesh section of the People’s Linguistic Survey of India. Keeping the cultural thoughts of Jawaharlal Nehru at the center, he has edited a book which is published from Lokbharti, Allahabad. Presently he is giving the final shape to his work related to Nomadic and Denotified communities of Uttar Pradesh. Nadi Putra was published just a few months ago by Setu Prakashan.