About the Authors:
Chaman Lal Padyot: Born in Pauri Garhwal on 3 May 1936, Chaman Lal Padyot has served as an IPS officer and served as ASP in Uttar Pradesh Police till 1994. After his retirement he started many social reforms and participated in social activities.
Praveen Kumar Bhatt: Born in Bhandari village of Pithoragarh ion 7 February 1980, Mr. Bhatt has been actively involved in journalism since past 10 years. He has places special emphasis on women empowerment and social class reforms. He presently works for the India today group.
Arun kuksaal: Born in Chimi village of Pauri Garhwal on 8th October 1959, Mr. Arun Kuksal has played an important role in the improvement of the education system of Uttarakhand. He also works as a freelance writer for publications and magazines.