Ajmal Sultanpuri, who passed away recently, was a renowned poet in which language?
Answer with explanationAnswer: Option D
Ajmal Sultanpuri was a 97-year-old renowned Urdu poet, who passed away recently in his native place Sultanpur, Uttar Pradesh.
The poet was a recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award by Uttar Pradesh Urdu Academy in March 2016 for his significant contribution to Urdu poetry. He has written several Urdu poems and some of his noted poems include “Kahan Hai Mera Hindustan” and “Agar Main Tera Shahjahan”. He protested against social discrimination in his early age and his poems are based on communal harmony and multiculturalism of India.