Shashi Tharoor took to his official Twitter account to wish Mirza Ghalib on his birthday and share his poetry. Javed Akhtar burnt him saying, neither it was Ghalib's birthday nor his lines.

When you think of famous poets, the one name that comes to mind immediately is Mirza Ghalib. The Urdu and Persian poet who became prominent during the last years of the Mughal Empire has given us some of the best poetry ever.
Mirza Ghalib has been appreciated and loved by people from all aspects of life, even the famous Indian minister, Shashi Tharoor. MP of Thiruvananthapuram recently took to his official Twitter account to share a few lines by Ghalib and wish him on his birthday.