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  • May 06, 2011
  • 10:40 PM

Writers awarded for their contribution to Indian languages

Aarefa Johari / Hindustan Times
For authors Somai Kisku and Santosh Khajuria receiving the Tagore Literary Awards on Thursday was a big milestone. Kisku writes in Santhali and Khajuria in Dogri, two languages that were recognised as official Indian languages only in 2003 and had not been included in any national-level literary awards before.

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