Kuchimanchi and L.S. Aravinda are two of AID's representatives in India.
It is crucial for the organization to have dedicated people to visit
projects and serve as coordinators between India and the United States.
Ravi and Aravinda have taken on this role as well as doing so many other
things. They are also members of the Narmada Bachao Andolan (NBA), a
group dedicated to saving the people of the Narmada River valley from
the ill-conceived Sardar Sarovar dam project which has already displaced
thousands of people and continues to do so. Ravi and Aravinda discussed
their work with the NBA as well as their views on AID and the direction
for AID. Ravi Kuchimanchi was one of the founders of AID in College