Mumbai, September 10: The group of people for whom we are living safely in India are the real-life heroes. The heroic tales of them if written in the world will never seem less spin chilling than the action films. “India’s Most Fearless: True Stories of Modern Military Heroes” is a book full of those tales from India’s recently most discussed army operation, “Surgical Strike”. The book covers fourteen true stories of extraordinary courage and fearlessness.
The book reveals the story from one of the leaders in a surgical strike, “Major Tango” (changed name). The major told return an uphill trek to the LoC was much tougher than the attack. The leader who was entrusted with the responsibility of an entire team knew he could lose guys during the return.
“As a team leader, Maj. Tango had chosen every man himself, including the officers and men who would play a supporting role. He was also acutely aware of the fact that the lives of 19 men were, quite literally, in his hands,” the book says.
Readers will get the real account how they can safely sit in a room and read. The book with full of different stories is a must read. The writers are Journalists, Shiv Aroor and Rahul Singh. They started from the account of Major tango but then at the time discovered the vast scope of such tales and started digging into the heroic stories more deeply.