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KSS based and primarily works in tribal dominated Udham Singh Nagar district of Uttarakhand. Uttarakhand has a total geographic area of 53,566 km², of which 93% is mountainous and 64% is covered by forest. According to 2011 India census, Uttarakhand had a population of 10,116,752. The native people of Uttarakhand are generally called either Kumaoni or Garhwali depending on their place of origin in either the Garhwal or region.There are 13 districts in Uttarakhand which are grouped into two divisions, Kumaon and Garhwal. Udham Singh Nagar district falls in the Tarai region of Kumaon Division. The geographical area of the district is 3055 Km and in aerially it ranks 9th in Uttarakhand state. The district is bounded by Nainital and Champawat districts of Uttarakhand on the north, Rampur, Nazibabad and Philibhit districts of Uttar Pradesh on the south, Bijnor district of Uttar Pradesh on west and Nepal on the east. In 2011, US Nagar had population of 1,648,902 of which male and female were 858,783 and 790,119 respectively. The district is the food bowl of Uttarakhand State. Prior to its formation, it was part of District Nainital. It was separated out on the basis of physiographical conditions i.e. Tarai. It is also well known for the industries as the geographical location is conducive. The district is famous for its agriculture and irrigation on synchronized patterns from the past as garner of popularity for its productivity in paddy crops in the whole Uttarakhand state, and it is rightly called “Chawal ki Nagari”. Initially Kumaum Seva Samiti - KSS India started working mainly in Udham Singh Nagar district of Uttarakhand but KSS India has kept in mind the commitments of women and children to the issues of rural and urban women, youth (boys and girls), other stakeholders (government, media & other agencies) and works on the issue of women empowerment, child rights, health, education, strengthening local self-government institutions and livelihood security. The organization is currently working in the whole Uttarakhand including Himachal and Uttar Pradesh.