Bhagwati Charan Verma in India

India | Uttar Pradesh

Bhagwati Charan Verma

A renowned writer, Bhagwati Charan Verma was born at Safipur in Unnao District of Uttar Pradesh, in 1903.

Among his popular works are 'Bhule Bisre Chitra', 'Prashan Aur Marichika', 'Chanakaya' and 'Chitralekha'. His achievements include Padma Bhushan, Sahitya Akademy Award and Sahitya Vachaspati Upadhi.

Verma worked as Hindi Advisor at All India Radio in Lucknow. In 1978, he became the member of Rajya Sabha. He passed away in 1980.

Updated on 7th June, 2005

Copyright 2014 by Online Highways LLC. Enjoy some India trivia. Send Us Your Comments

More To Explore