Every country has unsung heroes.Most of the people don’t have clue about them because they are working behind the scene.We call them as a Spy agent.Spy agents are the greatest assets of the country.They are far more important to keep our country safe from enemy and terrorists.Indian External Spy agency RAW had lots of fine agents like R.N.Kao, Ravindra Kaushik, Ajit Doval.All of them have the unique capability to act in the worse situation.In these, Ravindra Kaushik did the marvelous job when he was working as a RAW agent.He was a Major in the Pakistani army.He was greatest assets at that for India.But, how did he become a RAW agent? How did he die? Do want the answer about this.Let’s start with his early life and how he joined the RAW agency.
Ravindra Kaushik, a college-going student from Ganganagar, Rajasthan.Mostly, He liked to do act based on the patriotic theme.By his early 20’s, he became famous theatre actor.He displayed his acting skills in a national level dramatic meet at Lucknow(Uttar Pradesh).Surprisingly, that RAW(Research Analysis Wing) officials attended that act.So, after that RAW agents kept spying on him for few days.They came to one conclusion that Ravindra will be a good asset, agent for RAW & they offered him a job of becoming an undercover agent of Indian spy agency (RAW) in Pakistan.RAW gave Kaushik extensive training in Delhi for two years.He also learned Urdu so that when he goes to Pakistan he will not face any problems.To become a Muslim, he even underwent circumcision.At the age of 23, RAW sent him Pakistan on a mission.He was sent with a new name Nabi Ahmed Shakir. All his real records were destroyed in India.He completed LLB from Karachi University.Meanwhile, he married Amanat and became a father of a girl child.He joined the Pakistani army as a commissioned officer.Later, he was promoted as a Major.For 4 years, he helped Indian agency to gain crucial information of Pakistani forces and their activities.Sadly, in 1983 when RAW sent an informer named Inyaat Masiha, he was captured by Pakistani forces.Eventually, Kaushik cover blew when Pakistani forces interrogated Inyaat Masiha.Ravindra was sentenced to death in 1985.He was tortured for 2 years in Sialkot jail. 16 years Pakistani kept him in jail.Due to heart disease, tuberculosis, in 2001, he died in Multan jail.
He was one of the greatest agents of RAW.He achieved highest ranking in the Pakistani army.India’s Prime Minister Indira Gandhi named him”Black Tiger.” People of this country will not forget about his immense sacrifice for this nation.Salute to this hero!!Salute to the Black Tiger”!!!
Shishir Kharade is a Digital Marketer from the city of “Preeti-Sangam”- Karad. He has done B.E(Electronics) from K.B.P. College, Satara. Now, he is working as a Digital Marketer, Graphic Designer, Blogger for almost 4 years.