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Author Amitav Ghosh honoured with Jnanpith award

Updated : December 14, 2018 06:13 PM IST

"Amitav Ghosh is a path- breaking novelist. In his novels, Ghosh treads through historical settings to the modern era and weaves a space where the past connects with the present in relevant ways.
The decision was taken in a meeting of Jnanpith Selection Board chaired by eminent novelist, scholar and Jnanpith laureate Pratibha Ray.
Author Amitav Ghosh honoured with Jnanpith award
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