Reoti Saran Sharma, the renowned Hindi and Urdu writer, playwright and television personality, died in New Delhi on 23 September 2016. He was 92 years.
He was a Pioneer in radio plays in All India Radio and was conferred with Sangeet Natak Akademi Award for 2007 for his contribution to theatre (dramatic literature and performance).
Reoti Saran Sharma
• He penned memorable television serials like Phir Wahi Talaash, Adhikaar, Aur Bhi Gam Hain Zamane Mein, Lena-Dena and The Great Maratha.
• He wrote more than 150 radio plays at the All India Radio, some of which were translated into regional languages.
• Some plays written by him included Na Dharam Na Iman, Deepshika and Andehere ka Beta.
• He was awarded Sahitya Kala Parishad and Ghalib Award.
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