Co-founder, Jan Sahas
Ashif Shaikh is co-founder Jan Sahas. Since 2000, Jane Sahas has been working to end cast and gender based slavery and violence through the eradication of the inhuman slavery of manual scavenging, caste based sex work, forced labour and trafficking, Jan Sahas also supports survivors of rape and sexual abuse to access to justice in 50 districts of 5 states of India. Jan Sahas has liberated 32,000 Dalit women from practice of manual scavenging and provided socio-medico and legal support to 8000 survivors of rape and sexual abuse. Ashif is member of the various committees of the government of India and received various national and international awards.