2019 Sahitya Akademi Award

2019 Sahitya Akademi Award News

2019 Sahitya Akademi awardee Jayashree Goswami Mahanta to distribute prize money among families who lost lives during CAA protests in Assam
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2019 Sahitya Akademi awardee Jayashree Goswami Mahanta to distribute prize money among families who lost lives during CAA protests in Assam

Mahanta was chosen for the Sahitya Akademi award for her Assamese novel Chanakya. She has to her credit several books including Dronacharya, Sreshta Bideshi Galpo, Ekuki Dhemali Sadhu and some volumes on Assam agitation.