Dr. D. Yashwanth Rao is an active academician and a serious researcher. He did his M. A. in Sociology from Kakatiya University and Ph.D. from Osmania University respectively. He has attended national seminars and international seminars and presented papers. Further, he has worked as Academic Councellor at Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad for two decades. Currently, he is working in the Department of Sociology, Satavahana University, Karimnagar, Telangana for ten years.