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Phir Apna Kya??? - Tribute to Om Prakash Valmiki

Om Prakash Valmiki (ओमप्रकाश वाल्मीकि) was a Dalit writer and poet well known for his autobiography, Joothan, considered a milestone in Dalit literature. He was born at Barla village of Muzzafarpur district in Uttar Pradesh on June 30, 1950. After retirement from Government Ordnance Factory he lived in Dehradun where he died of complications arising out of stomach cancer on November 17, 2013.

Here's a sample of his writing.

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