31 July in History


 

On 31 July 1880 one of India’s most popular Hindi writers, Premchand was born.

 

Born as Dhanpat Rai in Lamhi, a small village near Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh. Premchand lost his mother when he was very young. Premchand’s father was a village accountant. Following his mother's death; he was raised by… Read More →

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