Capt Kunal Narayan Uniyal studied at St. Thomas College, Dehradun and Joint merchant navy as Trainee Navigational Officer at 18. He has been a keen debater and theater enthusiast.
Felicitated by the House of Life in France, Nautical Institute, London Seminar in New Delhi and nominated for Sailors Today award in 2014 in Exemplary Personal Achiever Category, Kunal continues to write and sail with equal passion. His first book of poems “Kuch Khwaab Sagar Se” (in Hindi) was published in 2014 received international recognition. Kunal’s poems have been translated into French and can be read in LeMoineau Dans Le Miroir.
He lives in Dehradun when on dry land.