Question: On January 31, 2018, who was awarded the ‘Sahitya Akademi Bhasha Samman’ of 2018?
(a) Dr. Amrut Someshwar
(b) Dr. Shesh Anand Madhukar
(c) Dr. Anand Prakash Dixit
(d) Acharya Munishwar Jha
- On January 31st, 2018, famous writer and scholar of Magahi language, Dr Shesh Anand Madhukar was conferred with the ‘Sahitya Akademi Bhasha Samman Award’ for the year 2018.
- He is the second author of Magahi language to receive this award.
- Under this award, he was provided with a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh, one Momento by Dr. Vishwanath Prasad Tiwari, Chairman of the Academy.