Donate to People's Archive of Rural India

At present, only donations in Indian Rupees by Indian citizens are accepted. 

Donations made to CounterMedia Trust are eligible for exemption U/s. 80G of the Income Tax Act, 1961. Here is a copy of the exemption certificate.

Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking:

To donate using credit card / debit card / net banking please click here.

Cheque/ Demand Draft:

Pay by cheque/D.D in favour of “CounterMedia Trust”and send it to us through courier/post along with your contact details. I.e. your name, address, telephone number/e-mail ID and PAN number.

Payable to:
CounterMedia Trust

c/o P Sainath, 27/43 Sagar Sangam, Bandra Reclamation, Mumbai 400050, Maharashtra, India

Please fill the form below after you have sent in your donation.

Bank Transfer:

Payment by bank/ wire transfer.

Payable to: CounterMedia Trust

Bank & Branch Name: HDFC Bank, Aundh 

Address: 93, Anand Park, Rajyog Creations, Off ITI Road, Aundh, Pune - 411007, Maharashtra

Account Number: 50100091804541

MICR Code: 411240005

IFSC Code: HDFC0000052

and send email to [email protected] transaction reference number, amount, & date of transfer along with your contact details.

Please fill the form below after you have sent in your donation.


Payment by mobile phone using Immediate Payment Service (IMPS).
Please go through the following methods of mobile payment enabled by National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI)

One easy way to go about this is using the National Unified USSD Platform (NUUP)

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Fund Transfer using IFSC and Account Number-

  1. Dial *99# from your Mobile handset.
  2. NUUP welcome screen will appear asking you to enter your bank’s 4 digits of IFS code.
  3. After entering valid IFS code, NUUP menu will appear with different options of available services enabled for your bank.
  4. Enter 4 for Fund Transfer using IFSC and Account Number and Submit.
  5. A subsequent screens to enter MPIN and last 4 digits of account no. (Optional).
    1. Beneficiary Account number: 50100091804541
    2. IFS code: HDFC0000052
    3. Amount 
    4. Remarks (Optional) will appear.
  6. A confirmation screen will appear showing success response.
  7. Please fill the form below after you have sent in your donation.

    After you make your donation, please fill in the form below for our records: