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Sahitya Academy awards for 2018 announced

Sahitya Academy awards for 2018 announced

Sahitya Akademi on 05 Dec announced its annual Awards in 24 languages. Seven books of poetry, six novels, six short stories, three of literary criticism and two of essays have won the Sahitya Akademi Awards, 2018. 

Awards will be presented to the winners on January 29 

Sahitya Academy Award in Poetry

  • Assamese – Sananta Tanti
  • Konkani – Paresh Narendra Kamat
  • Malayalam – S Ramesan Nair
  • Sanskrit – Dr Rama Kant Shukla
  • Rajasthani – Rajesh Kumar Vyas
  • Sindhi - Khiman U Mulani

Sahitya Academy Award in Novels

  • Dogri – Indrjeet Kesar
  • English – Anees Salim
  • Hindi – Ms Chitra Mudgal
  • Santali – Shyam Besra
  • Tamil – S Ramakrishnan
  • Urdu – Rahman Abbas

Sahitya Academy Award in Short Stories

  • Bengali – Sanjib Chattopadhyay
  • Bodo – Rituraj Basumatary
  • Kashmiri – Mushtaq Ahmed Mushtaq
  • Maithili - Prof Bina Thakur

Best Collection of Short Stories – AAKH written by Mushtaq Ahmed Mushtaq

Bhasha Samman categories

  1. North Zone – Yogendra Nath Sharma ‘Arun’ 
  2. South Zone – G Venkatasubbiah 
  3. Eastern Zone – Gagendra Nath Das 
  4. Western Zone - Shailaja Bapat 

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