24th Vyaas Samman conferred to Dr Kamal Kishore Goenka [ Current Affairs ]


About Dr Kamal Kishore Goenka: He was born on 11th October 1938. He is from Buland Shahar district in Uttar Pradesh. He is a one of the famous Hindi literature writer. He has credited 50 books out of which half were related to Premchand. In 2001, he was honored Mahapandit Rahul Sankrityayan Award.

Image of Dr Kamal Kishore Goenka

Image of Dr Kamal Kishore Goenka

Conferred Vyas Samman for 2015

About 24th Vyaas Samman:

  • It is a Literary Award in India.
  • This award was introduced by K. K Birla Foundation in 1991.
  • This award carries a regulatory prize of 2.5 lakh rupees.
  • This award is given annually for exceptional Hindi writers whose work must be in Hindi and be published in past 10 years.
  • The very first award was honored to Ram Vilas Sharma in 1991 for his work Bharat ke pracheen bhasha parivar aur Hindi.

About award conferred to Dr Kamal Kishore:

  • Kamal Kishore was awarded 24th Vyaas Samman for the year 2014.
  • He was honored this award for his work Premchand ki Kahaniyon ka Kaal Kramanusaar Adhyayan published in 2012.
  • His work depicts unique research work of all the short stories of Premchand.
  • The readers of the book can understand the world of more than 2, 000 characters created by Premchand in his short stories.

- Published on: September 24, 2015