Distinguished Hindi writer, activist, thinker and cultural personality Mudrarakshasa has passed away after following a prolonged illness in Lucknow. He was 82 years old. Born in Behta, near Lucknow in 1931, he graduated from Lucknow University and was then employed as Assistant Editor of Gyanodaya that was published from Calcutta from 1955 to 1958.
His original name was Subhash Chandra but he wrote novels and other forms of Hindi prose besides producing literature for children with his pen name. He was the editor of Anuvrata, a Calcutta-based magazine. He worked as Editor at All India Radio from 1962 to 1976. His works of theatrical criticism include Rang Bhumikayen and a book on Nemichandra Jain. He has about thirty stage productions to his credit.
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Courtesy: Indian Express