Petty Officer Manan Bhatt is a Retired non-commissioned officer of the Indian Navy having participated in Kargil War and Operation Parakram. He joined the Navy in the year 1997 and hanged his boots in the year 2012, after 15 years of distinguished military service that included service onboard Frigate and Corvette class Warships, appointments in Integrated Head Quarters of Defence, Defence Research and Development organization (DRDO) and some more coveted Indian Naval establishments.
Petty officer Bhatt, has also served very closely with the Indian Navy’s elite Commando Force – MARCOS. He has also served foreign assignments in Russia, USA and other friendly Nations. He is an expert in the field of Nuclear Biological and Chemical Warfare and Defence I ncluding Fire and Safety.
Petty officer Bhatt has done extensive research for two years for this Book ‘KARGIL YUDHDH’ and immortalized the war stories of heroism of martyrs of a war that was fought 20 years back, through the memoirs of their fellow soldiers. He continuously writes and talks about stories of valour and heroism of Indian Jawans. He is also an avid thinker on National Security and the problem of Terrorism.
Through, ex servicemen welfare organization, Suryodaya Maji Sainik Mahamandal, Rajkot his team is continuously striving very hard for rehabilitation and resettlement of widows of soldiers, martyred soldier’s families, disabled ex servicemen and Ex servicemen in general. Suryodaya Maji Sainik Mahamandal is the only organization in the entire state which exclusively renders help in solving issues related to pension and medical aid of ex-servicemen.
The Author can also be contacted on his e-mail: sainikswaraj @ gmail.com.