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Javed Akhtar, Mridula Garg To Get Sahitya Akademi Honour

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
DECEMBER 19, 2013

   
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Noted lyricist and Urdu poet Javed Akhtar and Hindi writer Mridula Garg have been selected for the Sahitya Akademi Prize. The Sahitya Akademi honour is the ultimate disctinction conferred by the government on distinguished writers for their literary contributions to various Indian languages.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Javed Akhtar has got the honour for Lava, anthology of his poems, released last year.

 

 



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