Harinder S. Sikka Calling Sehmat: A Novel

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Calling Sehmat: A Novel

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Calling Sehmat is a thrilling saga of a spy who, in the service of our nation, gave all of herself and that of her family so that we may live in peace. It is a story of a Kashmiri woman who married a Pakistani Army Officer so as to provide the Indian intelligence with invaluable information during the Indo-Pak War of 1971. Sehmat devised unique ways in her quest to get closer to the top brass in Pakistan. She almost single-handedly torpedoed Pakistans war plans through indefinable courage, wit and determination and was responsible for saving lives of scores of Indian soldiers. The story gives rare insight to the humble yet brave people of Kashmir who not only swear by India but also are willing to sacrifice their very being for the service of our nation.

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Harinder S. Sikkas illustrious career began when he was commissioned in the Indian Navy soon after graduating from Delhi University in 1979. He took pre-mature retirement in 1993 and joined the pharmaceutical giant Nicholas Piramal India Ltd., where he presently serves as Director, Corporate Affairs. A man of enormous courage and conviction, he went to Kargil during the Indo-Pak war to write his first hand experiences. The book, Calling Sehmat was conceived at the battle theatre and took eight long years to complete. It gives an insight to an act of bravery of a Kashmiri family and scores of similar others who have died unsung so that we may live in peace. Post Kargil war, Mr. Sikka began his campaign against spurious drugs manufacturers demanding stricter laws to combat the menace. An expert on Intellectual Property Rights, he is a prolific writer and has written over 100 articles in leading English dailies covering numerous sensitive issues ranging from Health to National Security. He continues to lead the campaign against fake drugs mafia and enjoy complete backing of his company.

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Publisher: Penguin Books India, 2018
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