VIRIAH: "1.3 million (13 lakh) Indians were shipped as indentured laborers to sugarcane plantations in British colonies to replace slaves. My great-grandfather was one of them. This is his story."
From Amazon.com: Krishna Gubili's debut book VIRIAH has been earning rave reviews globally. It is the story of the author's lifelong struggle to find his ancestor, one of the 1.3 Million Indians who were shipped off as Indentured labor to sugarcane plantations in British colonies to replace slaves.
The author is a leader in data science, analytics and is based in the USA. He was born in 1970 in India and migrated to the USA in 1998. He is an alumnus of JNTU College of engineering, Hyderabad and Indian Institute of Management, Lucknow.