Rahat Indori was an Indian Bollywood lyricist and Urdu language poet. He was also a former professor of Urdu language and a painter. Prior to this he was a pedagogist of Urdu literature at Devi Ahilya University, Indore. He died on 11 August 2020 in a hospital from cardiac arrest. He was tested positive for infection with coronavirus just a night prior to his death.
Rahat Indori’s career
He recited his first poetry at the age of 19 in 1972. Before coming to poetry, he used to be a painter and even started painting on a commercial scale. He used to paint Bollywood Film’s posters and banners. He designed the cover of books even during the fag end of his life.
Unknown Facts About Rahat Indori
- He was brilliant in both studies and sports. He was the captain of Hockey and Football teams in both school and college.
- His lyrics were used in more than 11 Bollywood films including the Blockbuster Munna Bhai MBBS.
- After completing graduation in 1973, he spent 10 years in a confused state. He did nothing during that period and used to wander hither and thither. However, after being convinced by his friends, he pursued his post-graduation in Urdu Literature and passed out with Gold Medal.
Relationship status of Rahat Indori
Rahat Indori Biography
|Real Name||Rahat Qureshi|
|Date of Birth||1 January 1950|
|Date of Death||11 August 2020|
|Father Name||Rafatullah Qureshi(a cloth mill worker)|
|Mother Name||Maqbool Un Nisa Begum|
|Weight||Yet to be updated|
|Zodiac Sign / Sun Sign||Not known|
|Educational Qualification||MA, PhD in Urdu literature|
|Hobbies||Reading, Writing, Painting|
|Hometown||Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India|
|Wife Name||Anjum Rehbar(m. 1988; div. 1993), Seema Rahat|
|Current City||Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India|