Governance

Trustee Details

Trustee Name Position            Meeting attended
Mr. Basantt Khaitan Trustee Chairperson          4/4
Mr. Kishan Khaitan Trustee 3/4
Mr. Mahendra Khaitan Trustee 4/4
Dr. Ashok Agarwal Trustee 1/4
Mrs. P. N. Kavoori Trustee 4/4
Mr. Purushottam Agarwal Trustee 4/4
Mr. Kailash Kanoria Trustee 3/4
Dr. Sudhir Bhandari Trustee 1/2
Mr. B. K. Poddar Trustee 2/3
Anand Singhal Trustee 2/2


  • Except two, none of the Trustees are related by blood or marriage.
  • During the period four trustee meetings were held. In annual meeting dated 08/07/13 , 8 trustees participated. The annual accounts for F.Y. 12-13 and budget for FY 13-14 and appointment of auditors were approved.
  • No remuneration was paid and no reimbursements were made to any of the trustees.


Transparency Disclosures

  • Disha Foundation is a Registered Trust.
  •  For Disha, 1 Governing Council and 5 Executive Committee meetings were held in FY 13-14.
  • Banker are State Bank of Bikaner & Jaipur, Shyam Nagar Branch, Jaipur 302019
    Auditors are Jain Shrimal & Company, 62, Gangwal Park, M. D. Road, Jaipur 302004. Disha follows the audit related process whereby the statutory auditors are appointed in annual meeting and their remuneration is also fixed.
  • The Auditor report & financial statements are passed in the annual meeting.
    Disha Foundation complies regularly with statutory requirements of Income Tax Act and Foreign
    Contributor (Regulation) Act.
  • Income Tax Registration, under section 12A: Income Tax Officer Jaipur
    • अ आ / वसूली / धारा १२ अ (अ) / 116 / 95-96 / 789 dt. 31-07-1996. PAN : AAA TD2135P. TAN : JPRDO2565 D. All contribution to Disho Foundation is exempt under section 80G of the income Tax Act vide certificate Nr. : अ. आ. 1 / अ. (तक. व. न्या.) / 80जी / जय / 2008&09@675 dt. 25-07-2008

  • FCRA registration Nr: 125560101 Credibility Alliance Registration Nr:3A/48/2011
  • No remuneration, sitting fees or any compensation was paid to any trustees except to the Advisor –Disha @ Rs. 37,000/- per month. No travel reimbursement has been made to any trustees for attending meetings. Total cost of international travel by all Personnel and board members during the year is nil. Total cost of national travel by all Personnel during the year is Rs. 80,970/-. Remuneration of the 3 highest paid Personnel members are Rs. 56,000/-, 36,000/- and 20,500 per month. Highest paid person is Operational Head-Ms Kavita Apoorva Verma Remuneration of the lowest paid Personnel members is Rs. 4700/- per month.


Personnel Remuneration Distribution as on 31-03-2014.

Slab of gross salary plus benefits (Rs per month) Male (Nos) Female (Nos) Female (Nos)
<5000 2 3 5
5000-10000 13 20 33
10000-25000 4 11 15
25000 - 50000 0 1 1
50000 - 100000 0 1 1
Total 19 36 55