PM Modi made same mistake - misquotes Ghalib, just like everyone else

R Sinduja

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Urdu poet 'Mirza Asadullah Baig Khan' known as 'Ghalib' is a renowned poet in the nation that many ends up attributing Urdu couplets to him which he never wrote. The new addition in this list is Prime Minister Modi. While replying to the motion of hanks in the Rajya Sabha, Modi read out an Urdu couplet, attributed it to Ghalib which he did not compose. Modi quoted a couplet to senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad.