Masti awards announced

Masti awards announced

Dr Veena Shanteshwar of Dharwad raised her voice against exploitation of women through her writings and heralded a new genre in modern Kannada women’s literature. Vydehi has 34 anthologies to her credit. She has penned short stories, novels and children’s plays. Vijaya, who has worked as a journalist for 35 years has three works to her credit. She has also co-authored several books.

The awards will be presented at a function to be held in June, chairman of the selection committee Mavinakere Ranganath has said in a press release.