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Namvar Singh dead

Namvar Singh: Wordsmith who took Hindi literary criticism to new highs

His personality, forthrightness and views reflected the Banaras that could be seen in the writings of Kabir and his guru, Dwivedi. 

Feb 20, 2019, 20:51 PM IST

Renowned Hindi author Namvar Singh dies at 92, nation mourns

President Ram Nath Kovind tweeted that he was deeply saddened and expressed his condolences to the bereaved family. 

Feb 20, 2019, 20:18 PM IST