1 January 1950
Indore, Madhya Bharat, Dominion of India (in present-day Madhya Pradesh, India)
|Died||11 August 2020 (aged 70)|
Indore, Madhya Pradesh, India
|Education||MA, PhD in Urdu literature|
|Alma mater||Islamia Karimia College, Indore|
Barkatullah University, Bhopal
|Genre||Ghazal, Nazm, Geet|
|Spouse||Seema Rahat |
(m. 1988; div. 1993)
Rahat Indori (1 January 1950 – 11 August 2020) was an Indian Bollywood lyricist and Urdu poet. He was also a former professor of Urdu language and a painter. He was a language professor at Devi Ahilya University, Indore. As a movie score composer, his best known works were Khuddar, Mission Kashmir and Meenaxi: A Tale of Three Cities. Indori was born in Indore, Madhya Pradesh.
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