Deva is an expert trekking guide in the Pindari Glacier Region. He
undertakes all treks in this region like Sunderganga & Kafni.
Deva was born and brought up in Village Khati. He studied till class
10th. Deva can speak broken english.
Khati Village is in the vicinity of Pindari, Kafni and Sunderganga
Glacier, infact all the three treks pass through Khati Village.
Deva doesn't like when people throw wrappers in the mountains, he
feels tourists should be informed of the do's and dont's.
He feels plastic affects nature the worst, because plastic becomes
the source for mudslides after a few years as it doesn’t decompose.
Deva started working as a porter in the early 2000’s. Deva then
started picking up work as a trekking guide in 2003, his customers
were very happy
with him and started referring him to their friends and through this
his network and work expanded.
He takes care of all the camps for the RV Sanstha it is an NGO which
works for health and education in this region.
Deva’s father is a Bamboo expert, he makes mats, hot cases, brief
cases and lots of other things in Bamboo.
His wife is an expert woolen items, she makes mats and blankets.