Courage and Conviction: An Autobiography is an autobiographical book by Indian General Vijay Kumar Singh. It was first published by Aleph Book Company in In it, Singh criticises various situations in which he was involved, including VK Singh now speaks out in his autobiography ‘Courage and Conviction’ on. Courage and Conviction has ratings and 15 reviews. Mansoor said: VK Singh was a unique Indian Army Chief as he stood out in news for. Courage and Conviction has 1 rating and 0 reviews. General V. K. Singh served in the Indian Army for 42 years, retiring as Chief of Army Staff on 31 May.

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Now that you are not shackled by uniform and your yourself are in politics what aand have you taken to tackle and improve our position both countrymen and spe An account of a true soldier and noble citizen Book more or less xnd description of every armed forces officer. Candid, compelling and occasionally controversial, this is the story of a straight-talking soldier not afraid to stand by his convictions Interesting Facts About the Book Gives the couraye hitherto untold stories about the Generals experiences during the IPKF operation in Sri Lanka, the Bangladesh War with Pakistan, Operation Bluestar and anti-insurgency operations in Kashmir and the Northeast Reveals information about bribery and corruption scandals in the armed forces during his tenure as Chief of Army Staff Gives the full story about various lobbies who tried to victimize him over the issue of his falsified date of birth Gives a worrying convictkon of how senior officers znd the armed forces are constantly harassed by top bureaucrats.

Read more Read less. Add all three to Cart. Luckily I read this book just when things related to Indian Army in Kashmir is all over news, while media successfully creating an image of mistrust between civilians and their guardians. You can learn that even entire system is against you, you can live as per your terms and enjoy life.


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His life story is truly inspirational and makes an amazing read. Summary The book is his about his journey in the Indian Army and his distinguished career, which saw him on the front lines of combat in the Indo-Pak War of Soldiering with Dignity Depinder Singh 4. Show details Buy the selected items together This item: Extremely soft-spoken, Milan was married to Neeharika, who was the daughter of Lieutenant Colonel B Awasthy who had been killed by the Chinese in at the Lagyala Gompa.

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I have yet to see Generals catching the bull by its balls. Also, the Chief is in a position to influence the line of succession beyond his next two successors through ACRs.

My question from you sir, now you have highlighted all what is wrong with bureaucracy, and how its effecting functioning of our Armed Forces, being in government now are we expecting some changes??

He was just staring at them. Karan Thakur rated it it was ok Dec 30, Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Persons, communities and places concerned are carefully named which assure us of the accuracy of the writings.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Reveals information about bribery and corruption scandals in the armed forces during his tenure as Chief of Army Staff. Here’s how terms and conditions apply. Jan 15, Mansoor Azam rated it liked it.

Param Vir Chakra Stories. Here you people are giving us your food and water. It is a travesty that public life in India has sunk so znd that treason is lauded and patriots are hounded. Read this book because wanted to know more about army men xonviction their life. Singh has seen many an adventure and challenge — all of which are penned in this autobiography. The co-author Kunal Verma is a writer and film maker. Certified BuyerLucknow. The readers get a good insight and some untold stories of his experiences in the war.


Anik Raghubanshi rated it it was amazing Feb 18, Very lucidly written, and every page is engaging.

See all 69 reviews. I hope he gets to be minister of defence – that area needs severe shaking up and VKS is the man to do it! A highly decorated soldier, he was the twenty-fourth Chief of the Indian Army.

If you don’t get along with your senior then he will make your life unbearably miserable until you completely breakdown or get transferred to other unit or post.

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Certified BuyerAgra. You as army chief tried to do your bit but as far as I could make out you failed.

May 28, H rated it it was amazing. Himanshu Sanehi rated it it was amazing Aug 10, Its a good motivator. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Your book indirectly put you back in courtroom this time in front of public where common people will be judging you that a person who was speaking too loudly against govt. An Autobiography by V.

Kudos to general V.

Autobiography: Courage and Conviction, General V.K. Singh

Autobiographies, memoirs, self-help books filled shelves in Whether it was Gen Dalbir Singh’s DV ban or his own age row, all professional and personal engagements, even those from his younger days, seem to read under the cloud of these controversies. He has also authored The Long Road to Siachen: How our brain enables us to rapidly focus attention. Aug 07, Prabhu rated it did not like it.