Kolkata: Kendra Sahitya Akademi announced its annual Yuva Puraskar in 24 languages on Thursday. Sixteen books of poetry, five of short stories, two of biography and one of essay have won Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar-2017.
Bengali Noted writer Shamik Ghosh Honoured With Sahitya Akademi Yuva Puraskar for his immerse contribution in Literature. Shamik Honoured With this award for his short story Elvis o Amolasundari.
The decision has been taken in Excutive Board of the Sahitya Akademi, which met today at Guwahati.