Laxmi Shanker Bajpayee
LS Bajpai is a distinguished Hindi poet, author and scholar who retired as the Deputy Director General of All India Radio in 2015. His illustrious career in Indian radio has led to the discoveries of several talented new artistes. His travels around the world have significantly popularised Hindi lekh amongst a global audience. Since the inception of Valley of Words, he has been the Advisor for the Hindi Sahitya vertical.