Mirza Ghalib’s work wouldn’t have been preserved if not in India: Javed Akhtar

Mirza Ghalib’s work wouldn’t have been preserved if not in India: Javed Akhtar

Veteran lyricist-screenwriter Javed Akhtar says legendary Urdu poet Mirza Ghalib’s work could only have found meaning in India. “Ghalib was possible only in India. His work wouldn’t have been nurtured and preserved if not for this country. His language and depth used in his work could have only found meaning in India,” Akhtar said. “What…