Today is the 111th birth anniversary of Harivansh Rai Bachchan. Big B announces to start a charitable organisation – HRB Memorial trust – to pay great honour of respect towards his father. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan writes in his blog that I’m very happy to launch HRB Memorial Trust in the loving memory of my father. This trust will focus on to collect charity and will use every penny of the charity in the social cause. Soon the work of the HRB Memorial Trust will be visible to everyone.
Padma Vibhushan awardee poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan died at an age of 96 in 2003. He was a Professor, Poet and a Gentlemen. he is credited with works like “Madhushala” and “Agneepath”.