As an author, engineer and taxman, Satyam Srivastava straddles several worlds of experience.
He is an Indian Revenue Service (IRS) officer of 2011 batch. He completed his B. Tech and M. Tech from IIT Mumbai in Electrical Engineering in 2005. He worked in the private sector at Bangalore for 6 years before he qualified Civil Services Examination. He has worked in various capacities in Govt. of India in diverse areas such as investigation, assessment and tax administration.
THE WIELDER OF
A mythological fantasy
A tale of Devas and Asuras, where in the mythical planet of Dhruva-Lok, rests Lord Shiva's Trishul which no one has been able to wield in centuries. With prophecy, oath, boon and curse, the stage is set for a heroic clash between justice, duty and love!
Who wields the mighty Trishul?
Which side will Lord Vishnu take in an inevitable war?
Will a righteous one do adharma to honour his oath?
Will injustice be done to a lower class student?
Will a king be chained to his son's love?
Who upholds Dharma, and who falters?
Book One takes you to the origin of this epic journey. The forces of Devas and Asuras, laid out in flesh and blood are rising to discover their powers. A fierce battle lies ahead as the destinies of everyone are about to collide. A war story on what it means to be human!
A crime infested Delhi of 2025 becomes the womb that gives birth to an organisation - CIU, wherein a group of policemen, armed with a secret weapon, begin to solve crime cases with absolute precision.
Suryakant Singh, a young IPS officer, is recruited and is assigned his first case of a mysterious death.
He soon gets trapped into a vortex of truth, lies, and deceit. Evidence tells one thing, heart another and instinct something else. And to his surprise, the weapon fails him, a first in the history of CIU.
As Suryakant sets out to unravel the mystery, he realizes that it is not a crime investigation. It is so much more. The truth is beyond anything he has ever imagined.
Will he uncover the murderer?
Will he discover the secret behind the weapon?
Will Suryakant choose to become the Neelkanth?