Ace Lyricist Naqsh Lyallpuri Passes Away
He was born on 24th Feb 1928 and his real Name was Jaswant Rai Sharma. He adopted Naqsh Layalpuri as his pen name. He went to Lahore to study and then moved to Lucknow after independence. He later moved to Mumbai to write for films.
He passed away on 22nd Jan, 2017. We were lucky enough to meet with him and ask him few questions about his life and career.