Dr. Jayaprakash Narayan, is a tireless advocate of fundamental reform in India to bring India’s governance from the 16 th the 21 st century. Over two decades of work, Dr. JP has been instrumental in driving three constitutional amendments and over 15 landmark legislative acts – all without being in positions of power! The constitutional amendments he worked on include
His more recent legislative contributions are for –
In addition, he has helped in landmark governance actions including
He is the founder of Loksatta Party, one of the first movers in the new age politics standing for clean, ethical politics with a strong policy soul. He also founded the Loksatta movement for policy research. Through these vehicles, he is vigorously pursuing evidence based policy reform in several foundational areas. His current reform interests include service guarantees in government offices, education quality, universal healthcare, local government empowerment,judicial and police reforms, and various anti-corruption measures.