Sahitya Puraskar 2019 announced
16, Jun 2019
Prelims level : Mains level :
- Sahitya Akademi has selected 22 writers for the Sahitya Akademi Bal Sahitya Puraskar 2019 and 23 writers for Yuva Puraskar 2019.
- For the Bal Sahitya Puraskar, the Awards relate to books first published during the five years immediately preceding the year of Award.
- Meanwhile, 11 books of poetry, 6 short stories, 5 novels and 1 literary criticism have won the Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar.