The Vijay Chowk on January 29, 2016 looks so different in the glow of setting sun. The dramatis personae have undergone a wholesale change. The lovely square between the North Block, the South Block, the Sansad Bhawan and of course, the Rashtrapati Bhawan up and beyond the Raisina Hill slope has many men in uniform who look so different. The band music is pleasing to the ears as the environment is pleasing to the eye but it is not the same as it used to be until last year.
The 67th Republic Day Parade had many new features that attracted all spectators from all walks of life. The Indians and foreigners came to the enclosures with enthusiasm to see the Parade of the Republic of India that has sailed so smoothly into the sixty seventh year of its existence. I can safely say that 'All is well with the Republic of India'.
A human being is rated higher than an animal. Man is man and dog is dog. Despite not belonging to the same category in hierarchy, man and dog are rated as best friends. It is so because a dog is always loyal to his master, the Man and is ever ready to be of help in adversity. There have been many instances when a dog saved its master or another member of the master's family even by sacrificing its own life.
The book is about a real story of progress of a young man who rose from the bottom to the top rung of the ladder. The narrator is I. Rammohan Rao who started his career as an apprentice in the Press Information Bureau and after about half a century of devotion to duty, hard work, honesty and sincerity retired as a Secretary to the Government of India.