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Sardar Anjum
Born1941
Died10 July 2015(2015-07-10) (aged 73–74)
OccupationWriter, Poet,
LanguageUrdu and Hindi
NationalityIndian
CitizenshipIndian
GenreGhazal, Nazm
Notable awardsPadma Bhushan and Padma Shri

Sardar Anjum (1941-2015)[1] was an Indian poet (Shayar and philosopher.[2] [3] He is the author of 25 books, and many audio cassettes/records of his poems. He had served Panjab University as Head of Urdu Department and has been Chancellor's nominee at Punjabi University Patiala. His feature film, Karzdar is a venture to bring the two countries, India and Pakistan closer in bonds. He died on 10 July 2015 at Panchkula, Haryana.

Awards and recognition

References

  1. ^ "Sardar Anjum passes away: 'I want to live in hearts of people… I don't believe in death'". 10 July 2015.
  2. ^ India Tribune
  3. ^ Indian Express
  4. ^ "CM honours Padam Vibhushan awardee Dr. Sardar Anjum". NVO News. 8 April 2008. Archived from the original on 16 September 2013.
  5. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Retrieved 21 July 2015.