The iconic lyricist Anwar Sagar, a Lucknowite by heart lost his heart beat recently in Mumbai recently. He has penned for movies like yarana, salami, Aa gale lag ja, Dil ka kia Kasoor and Vijaypath in the decades of 80’s and 90’s. Anwar Sagar also recorded a song as playback singer in Akshay Kumar and Saif Ai Khan starrer Main Khiladi Tu Anari. Anwar Sagar worked with famous music composers like Nadeem – Shravan, Rajesh Roshan, Jatin – Lalit and Anu Malik.
Talking about his memories with Anwar Sagar, Meraj Haider mentioned he had very close relations with the veteran lyricist and were about to start a comedy movie with him “Lucknow se aayi umrao jaan” in coming December.