Which among the following states instituted the National Kavi Pradeep Samman?

Which among the following states instituted the National Kavi Pradeep Samman?
[A] Haryana
[B]Jharkhand
[C]Madhya Pradesh
[D]Maharashtra

Madhya Pradesh
Gopaldas Neeraj, a well noted Hindi poet, has been awarded the first National Kavi Pradeep Samman.
About Kavi Pradeep
The National Kavi Pradeep Samman has been instituted by the Madhya Pradesh government in the memory renowned poet Kavi Pradeep. He is best known for his patriotic song ‘Aye Mere Watan Ke Logo’ written as a tribute to the soldiers who had died defending the country during the Sino-Indian War. Kavi Pradeep was born in Badnagar town of Ujjain district on February 6, 1915. His real name was Ramchandra Narayanji Dwivedi. He died on December 11, 1998.

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  • Nikunj Sharma
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    In the above answer it is written that Gopal Das Neeraj has died, but he is very much alive. Also his real name is written wrong here.