Dr Sashanka Sekhar Dutta, Bachelor in Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry from Assam Agricultural University, Assam and Post Graduate Diploma in Business Administration, is a veterinarian by profession. True to his profession he has found and is leading a group of like minded professionals and other citizens through an organization aptly named JBF (INDIA) TRUST commonly known as JBF (Just Be Friendly). Dr. Dutta has mobilized the common mass to come forward and do care and show affection to the animals on the street.
Dr. Dutta also has a separate wing under his organization which initiates humane activities at the grass root level; right from sustainable welfare schemes for lesser fortunate fellow beings to women-empowerment. Besides many occupational assignments, he is actively associated in the arena of animal welfare since 1994 and is a Co-opted Member of Animal Welfare Board of India. Also he was a North India Veterinary Director of Mission Rabies and Trustee & President of ABC INDIA. Apart from that, he was the General Secretary for the term 2011-13 & Executive member for the terms 2009-11 & 2013-15 of Assam Association, Delhi, a socio-cultural organization established in the year 1947.