- Major P. Tuhinikar Choudary is a veteran from the Indian Army, Corps of Engineers, as was his father Col. P.L.N. Choudary, AVSM.
- Maj. Choudary is an alumnus of the Hyderabad Public School, the Rashtriya Indian Military College, the National Defence Academy, the Indian Military Academy,
the College of Military Engineering, the Infantry School and the College of Combat. His many holidays spent in his Grandfather’s village in rural Andhra Pradesh
also exposed him to the Social structure of Village and of Farm life with no electricity or piped water and where entertainment was great story-telling.
- As an Army brat he had also lived in Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Chennai and NEFA. His own service tenures had taken him to Himachal Pradesh, J&K, Bhutan and
Secunderabad, from where as Garrison Engineer (North) he took voluntary retirement, to take care of the Family affairs when his father passed away at an early age.
- He started and successfully managed businesses in diverse fields, Power electronics and Simulators, Real Estate, marketing a variety of advanced industrial,
office and home appliances and products, Commercial Vehicles and finally settled down as the Authorised Dealer for M/s Maruti Suzuki India Ltd.
- All this while, busy as he was in running his businesses, he was also interacting with many experts discussing proposed solutions to some of the many problems the
Nation was facing. Finally it dawned on him that the “Scarcity’ mindset and what they had learnt made most of such so-called experts ‘ One-trick ponies’. They did
not recognize Technology, Innovation and Entrepreneurship as the answer. This recognition made him decide to take up the study himself and find implementable
and actionable solutions to such problems. He started the Institute for Democratic & Economic Affairz, (IDEAz) as a Private Sector, NOT for PROFIT,
THINK TANK at Hyderabad over 10 years ago and has been writing and posting his proposed solutions on the website of the Institute – www.ideaz4india.in
- His latest book – ‘IDEAz4INDIA -2.0’ is available on AMAZON, Flipkart and Kindle