Major Devender Pal Singh (Retd)

Major D P Singh who lost his right leg during the Kargil war and suffered partial hearing loss and internal derangement of his left knee, has been finding joy in running marathons with blade prosthetics since 2009. Starting with his first half marathon in Delhi on Nov 1, 2009, he has participated in many such races including the 3rd Himalayan Running and Living XC marathon (21 km) at high altitudes (8,700 ft) in Kinnaur, HP on May 2, 2014. He has also achieved a feat by trekking up to 10,000 ft (from Batseri Village to Mastrang ITBP Camp and back in 3 hr).

VIJAYA GHOSE
EDITOR
Venkatesh Kini
PRESIDENT
COCA-COLA INDIA &
SOUTH WEST ASIA