Leela Nand Kotnala : A Garhwali poet of initial stage
Leela Nand Kotnala is the contemporary of Atma Ram Gairola , Chandra Mohan Raturi , Daurgadutt Rudola .
He was born in Shrinagar and used to use nick name ’ Aleksandra -tat-Vasi’
His poem ’Lat Ripan ’ is famous Garhwali poem wherein he advocated the equality between white and black skins or he attacked on discretion for black people by white people.
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