Ranganatha Ramachandra Rao has bagged the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Prize for Translation-2020 for his work Om Namo.
Two Tamil writers — TES Raghavan and K Chellappan — have been chosen for the Sahitya Akademi prize for translation for the year 2020.
While Moily received the prestigious award for his epic poetry 'Sri Bahubali Ahimsadigvijayam' in Kannada, Subramaniam won the award for her poetry collection, "When God is a Traveller", in English.
Author, poet and academician Yashodhara Mishra will be awarded the Sahitya Akademi Award - 2020 for her book ‘Samudrakula Ghara’.
Actor and former MP Innocent has been selected under the genre Comedy for his book Irinjalakkudakku Chuttum.
Actor and former MP Innocent's book 'Irinjalakkudakku Chuttam' was selected as the best book in the satire genre
Tourism Minister Jyoti Prakash Panigrahi felicitated writer Ramchandra Behera with the award and a cash reward of Rs 5 lakh.