Dr. Afsar Mohammad wins national award for his book Valasa
The Department of Culture, the Government of India and the Central Institute of Indian Langauges awarded Dr. Mohammad the literary award Bhaashaa Samman for his poetry book Valasa (migration), which was written in Telugu.
Posted: September 12, 2007
These groups selected the five most outstanding books to receive this national award. The Central Institute of Indian Languages is well known for its language and literature studies, and has a detailed process for selecting the best book from each language.