During the Question & Answer round of the Miss India pageant, when asked by Mahesh Bhupathi "what is the one cause you can give up your life for", Nikita's response was " For the elderly of the nation, since our parents and elders are instrumental and responsible for the kind of human beings we turn out to be. "This passion and commitment led to a wonderful association with Helpage India where Nikita lent her support for the welfare of the aged. Nikita has also supported various organisations looking after cancer patients such as the Cancer Patient's Aids Association.
Currently, under the guidance of her Guru Yogi Ashwini, Nikita has been associated with Dhyan Foundation for many years now, standing up for animal rights pan India. She also spends time at Anand Vidyalaya, an initiative that educates the underprivileged children and equips them for a brighter future, besides taking care of the short-term requirements like food and clothing.