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Sahitya Akademi Awards announced
Dec 20, 2013

Bollywood lyricist-scriptwriter Javed Akhtar, Hindi novelist Mridula Garg and renowned Bengali poet Subodh Sarkar are among those selected for this year's Sahitya Akademi Award.

The awards are recommended by distinguished jury members, representing 22 Indian languages and approved by the executive board of the Akademi.

The award, a literary honour conferred to writers for their outstanding works in the field of literature, is scheduled to be conferred here on March 11 during the annual Akademi's Festival of Letters.

 

 


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