Dr Sameer Mani Dixit is a Research Scientist, Media Person, Cycle Activist, and Social activist. He is actively engaged with media and uses social media platforms to spread awareness and information about COVID-19. He also writes for leading newspapers in Nepal, including the Nepali Times and The Kathmandu Post, and hosted a daily morning television show before the COVID-19 national lockdown. He has worked as a national consultant in various infectious diseases projects, with reference textbooks and numerous international and national peer-reviewed scientific journal article publications. Currently, he is the advisor to the Nepal Government Ministry of Science and Technology and Ministry of Health and Population and assisted as a member of a high-level technical committee formed by the Ministry of Health and Population, Nepal Government, to tackle global coronavirus outbreak (COVID-19). He is also the co-founder, vice-chairperson and director of research at Center for Molecular Dynamics Nepal (CMDN) and director of research & development for Intrepid Nepal.