Kartavya by Govind Das is a drama written at the time of year 1930 when India was still under the British rule. Govind Das was born in a Brahmin family so he was very much close to the Hindu mythology and especially the stories of Lord Rama and Lord Krishna were being told to him. The incarnation Lord Rama and Lord Krishna were considered to be most popular in Hindu mythology.
Well, writer Govind Das try to understand various secrets about these two incarnation and this drama ” Kartavya” is based on this only. Govind Das has written this drama, assuming Rama and Krishna as the normal human being. Writer says that neither western nor Indian writers can find such protagonist for their writings.