Question- Recently Balkavi Bairagi passed away. He was-
- On 13th May, 2018, legendary poet and writer and former MP Balkavi Bairagi passed away. He was 87 years old.
- He was born on 10th February, 1931 in Rampura village of Manasa tehsil of Mandsaur district of Madhya Pradesh.
- He served as a Lok Sabha member between 1984 and 1989 and also a former Rajya Sabha MP.
- Geet, Dard Civilian, Two Tooks, Prospective Protector Country etc. Their main compositions are.
- He wrote lyrics for more than two dozen Hindi films and some like “Tu Chanda Main Chandni” from the film “Reshma aur Shera” are considered classics.
- He wrote several Hindi poems, among which, “Jhar gaye paat, bisar gayi tehni” is considered a gem by many Hindi poets
- His childhood name was Nandram Das Bairagi.