Tamseel is a mobile storyteller and public engagement enthusiast. He's the CEO and founder People Like Us Create (PLUC) that enables the next generation of storytellers to create compelling fact check stories in new media formats and houses multiple platforms that help people do it.
pluc.tv India's first premium storytelling network for the 99% internet users, they create shows and stories on health, gender, new age journalism, internet inequality amongst others, and letmebreathe.in India's largest platform for climate change and sustainability stories.
These platforms power community-first virtual narratives and enable them via training, issue-specific skills, AR for cheap mobile phones, multi-lingual storytelling and policy-level impact. Pluc.tv currently hosts 40+ shows made by and for mobile phones. They are genre-defining, by the 99% of the population, about the issues that shape the world we live in, giving a new space for content that can be described as activist-tainment.
Tamseel has over a decade worth of experience in digital transformation and social media with organisations like Change.org, Oxfam India, he has extensively worked with tech companies, non-profits, students, policymakers and media houses India, South East and the Middle East. Pluc partners with organizations like United Nations, Twitter India, Snapchat, TikTok to name a few.
He has trained more than 30000 people in India on Mobile Journalism, that includes Scientists and Doctors leading India's response to COVID- 19, Farmers, Policy Experts, Media houses like Asianet, Journalists and students to name a few. He worked extensively during various Humanitarian crisis in Kashmir, Nepal and now COVID to name a few.
You can also find his stories published in CNN international, Guardian and Channel News Asia