Lyricist Naqsh Layalpuri spotted at Mumbai event

By Sanjay Sharma Raj

Kavita book releasing of Manmohan Gupta at Anubhuti Kavya Sandhya at Borivali
Kavita book releasing of Manmohan Gupta at Anubhuti Kavya Sandhya at Borivali

Mumbai, Feb 20, 2013 (Washington Bangla Radio): Naqsh Layalpuri, who has been writing lyrics for Indian cinema since the times of Kishore Kumar, was honored at a recent Anubhuti Kavya Sandhya at Borivali (W), Mumbai on Sunday.

The event was organized by Gandhi Vichar Manch and Anubhuti, and a poem book released which is written by Manmoan Gupta, a social worker and Chairman of Gandhi Vichar Manch in Malad (W), Mumbai.

Other poets present at the occasion were Alok Bhattacharya, Kailash Saigar, Khanna Muzzafarpuri, Santosh Shrivastava, Devmani Panday, Rekha Roshini, Meenu Madan and Neha Vaidya.

BJP MLA Gopal Shetty, Capt. Harchet Singh Brer (Retd.), Jayprakash Pandey were guests.

Naqsh Layalpuri first wrote lyrics for Deewaangee in 1976. He also wrote the song “Kadar Tune Na Jaani” for the movie Noorie. His last known movie was Babal Da Vehra in 1986.

Manmohan Gupta and BJP MLA Gopal Shetty at Anubhuti Kavya Sandhya, Borivali
Manmohan Gupta and BJP MLA Gopal Shetty at Anubhuti Kavya Sandhya, Borivali