Munshi Premchand’s Iconic Home Has Been Saved. Thanks to One Professor & His Students Shreya Pareek September 20, 2015 Heritage Preservation, Karnataka, Literature The year was 2005. It was just another class on Munshi Premchand that Dr. Yadav was teaching. Except it wasn’t. The students’ enthusiasm to preserve Premchand’s heritage was so overwhelming that Dr. Yadav ended up making a trip to UP. To meet the Chief Minister. Here’s what happened.