Dr. Puri is a medical doctor who has taught at various medical colleges in India. He currently works as a consultant in transfusion medicine at Fortis Hospital in Amritsar and runs his own pathology lab. After having lost a close family member to addiction, he is passionate about liberating the younger generation from addiction, which is destroying Punjab. He is trained in the Compassionate Inquiry psychotherapeutic approach, taught by Dr. Gabor Maté. He is the local Amritsar coordinator and Sewak for the Beyond Addiction program.