Rajat UbhaykarRajat Ubhaykar trained as an electrical engineer at IIT Kanpur, and went on to study journalism at the Asian College of Journalism after a stint in management consulting. A recipient of the PoleStar Award in 2016 for his reportage, his work has appeared in publications such as Mint, Outlook Business, Roads & Kingdoms, and Madras Courier.

His debut book, a travelogue titled Truck de India: A Hitchhiker’s Guide to Hindustan, has received favourable reviews in esteemed publications such as India Today, Mint, Outlook Traveller and Firstpost. He lives in Mumbai, and spends his spare time reviewing books, collecting trivia, and exploring India’s archaeological sites.