ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Noted historian and author Surendra Pundeer was born in Mussoorie in 1956. He has compiled a comprehensive history of Jaunpur. Being a resident of Jaunpur himself, he gives a firsthand account of the geography and political dynamics of an area that was once the most remote district of Tehri Garhwal.
Some of his other works are ‘Jaunpur Ke Lok Devta’, ‘Mussoorie Ke Shaheed’ and ‘Jaunpur Ke Teej Tyohar’.