What May be the poet’s purpose in writing the poem A Doctor’s Journal Entry for August 6, 1945?
Simply the poet wanted to raise a voice against war. It has been his way of showing his love and concern for the mankind. The poem also criticizes the actions taken by USA in the World War II.
Poet Vikram Seth wants us to reunite against nuclear wars, so he wrote this poem or journal to depict what a war can lead to and to say that we should maintain peace and harmony.