Renowned Poet Gopal Das Neeraj Passed away

Posted on:20 Jul 2018 11:10:21
 Renowned Poet Gopal Das Neeraj Passed away
20 July 2018 Current Affairs: Hindi poet Gopal Das Neeraj passed away in New Delhi due to a prolonged illness. He was 94. 

His poetic works include Asawari, Lahar Pukare and Paran Geet.

He was Born in Etawah district of Uttar Pradesh and he created a name for his lyrics for films like Prem Pujari, Tere Mere Sapne, Chanda Aur Bijli and Sharmili.

He won 3 Filmfare awards and penned some of the all-time hits like Likhe jo khat tujhe.

He was conferred with Padma Shri in 1991 and Padma Bhushan in 2007.
Hindi poet Gopal Das Neeraj passed away in New Delhi due to a prolonged illness. He was 94. 

His poetic works include Asawari, Lahar Pukare and Paran Geet.

He was Born in Etawah district of Uttar Pradesh and he created a name for his lyrics for films like Prem Pujari, Tere Mere Sapne, Chanda Aur Bijli and Sharmili.

He won 3 Filmfare awards and penned some of the all-time hits like Likhe jo khat tujhe.

He was conferred with Padma Shri in 1991 and Padma Bhushan in 2007.

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