Gopal Das Neeraj (4 January 1924-19 July 2018 ) is among the best-known
poets in Hindi literature. He was born in the small village Puravali of
Etawah in Uttar Pradesh, India. Some of his poetical works are Dard
Diya Hai, Pran Geet, Aasavari, Neeraj Ki Paati, Geet Ageet, Badlon Se
Salaam Leta Hoon, Geet Jo Gaye Nahin, Neeraj Dohawali, Pushp Parijat
Ke, Kayanjali, Badar Baras Gayo, Muktaki, Do Geet, Nadi Kinare, Lehar
Pukare, Phir Deep Jalega, Vanshivat Suna Hai, Neeraj Ki Gitikayen and
Kaarvan Gujar Gaya . He also wrote songs for several Hindi movies.