The rumor goes, that there was this IIT student named Rohan Rathore. During his time there, he was diagnosed with cancer. He also fell in love and wrote this song. 15 days after this song was recorded, cancer claimed his life. However, according to the Hindustan times, this song was actually recorded by a singer named Gajendra Verma, who wasn’t too happy about Rohan’s name being associated with his recording.
Anyways, here is a cover of this song. I couldn’t find a good karaoke, so I made my own background music using Audacity. Each layer in this recording was done in one shot, so there are mistakes. I just had a little bit of extra time so I thought I’d do something fun. If you ignore all of that, the song itself is very beautiful.
Here are the lyrics