Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday expressed grief on the demise of veteran Hindi poet Kedarnath Singh.
“Deeply sad on demise of great poet- writer Kedarnath Singh. He gave space to emotions of public life in his poetry. He will always be an inspiration for literature world and general people,” the Prime Minister said in the condolence message.
The renowned poet, who passed away on Monday night, aged 83, was also awarded with Jnanpith Award in 2013. He was known for his literary works including “Abhi Bilkul Abhi”, “Jameen Pak Rahi Hai”and “Akaal mein Saaras”.