Welcome to life in the sleepy little hill town of Aaraampur where you will meet Kaptaan Sahib who got his name because he 'almost' got into the Army. And the Pahalwaan Nai a wrestler who used his skill of pulling out the hair of his opponents to become a barber. And of course Chetu the painter who specialized in making the walls of his customers' homes appear patchier than earlier. You will visit the classy Aaraampur Club which would put the lesser-known Delhi Gymkhana Club to shame. You will also figure out why Aaraampur Cabs-that famous startup-was never available between 2 p.m. and 5 p.m. Not to forget the famous engineering college of Aaraampur popularly known as 'The PITS'. Sit back and enjoy this charming and amusing book which will momentarily transport you far from the din of everyday life to a slower more agreeable rhythm.
Welcome To Aaraampur: A Sleepy Little Hill Town
Dr Dhruv Nath
Penguin eBury Press
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19 June 2023
Dr Dhruv Nath is a professor at the Management Development Institute, Gurgaon. He is also an active angel investor and a director with Lead Angels. He has invested in over ten start-ups and has mentored several others. He was earlier a senior vice president with NIIT Ltd. Dr Nath has been a consultant to the top management of several organizations such as Glaxo, Gillette, Nestle, Indian Oil Corporation, Thermax and Bajaj Auto, as well as to the prime minister of Namibia and the chief minister of Delhi. He has written three books, published by McGraw-Hill Education. He has a BTech in electrical engineering and a PhD in computer science, both from IIT Delhi.