Vohra felicitates Sahitya Akademi award, prize winners

Governor N N Vohra has congratulated Shiv Mehta and Autar Krishen Rahbar on being conferred with the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Annual Awards for 2017, and Yash Raina and Iqbal Nazki on being conferred with Sahitya Akademi Prize for Translation 2017.
Vohra felicitates Sahitya Akademi award, prize winners
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Governor N N Vohra has congratulated Shiv Mehta and Autar Krishen Rahbar on being conferred with the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Annual Awards for 2017, and Yash Raina and Iqbal Nazki on being conferred with Sahitya Akademi Prize for Translation 2017.

Mehta and Rahbar have been honoured for their short stories "Banna" and "Yeli Parda Woth" in Dogri and Kashmiri languages, respectively, an official handout said.

Raina has been honoured for "Pichhlag"- Dogri translation of Gujarati novel "Angaliat", and Nazki for "Araam Kursi"- Kashmiri translation of Tamil Novel "Chaivu Narkali". 

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