Maj Gen Brajesh Kumar, AVSM, VSM, one of the mentors of this great initiative, and a veteran who participated in this mission, takes the reader through this engrossing account, where a group of veterans, defying age, accomplish a Herculean task. An alumnus of the NDA, Khadakvasla, and the NDC, New Delhi, the General was commissioned into the Madras Sappers in November 1971. After a distinguished career, he superannuated in November 2010 as the DG Works, where he was responsible for Military Infrastructure Projects for the Armed Forces. He was also the Colonel
Commandant of Madras Sappers. He is Convener INTACH Noida Chapter in an honorary capacity and writes and speaks on defense and security-related issues.
He tweets @bkum2000