Syed Abdul Malik

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Syed Abdul Malik
Born14 January 1919
Naharani, Golaghat, Assam
Died19 December 2000
Jorhat
OccupationNovelist, Short Story Writer, Poet, Playwright, Philosopher
LanguageAssamese
NationalityIndian
EducationMA
Notable awardsSahitya Akademi Award,
Padmabhushan,
Padmashri,[1]

Syed Abdul Malik (1919–2000) was a notable writer of Assamese literature, from the village of Nahoroni in Golaghat. He was a president of Asam Sahitya Sabha.

Malik received many prizes, including Padmashri, Padma Bhusan,[2] Sahitya Akademi Award,[3] Sankar Dev Award, Xahityacharyya, etc.[4] Malik won Sahitya Akademi Award in 1972 for his novel Aghari Atmar Kahini (Tale of a Nomadic Soul).

References[edit]

  1. ^ Search Awardees – Padma Awards – My India, My Pride – Know India: National Portal of India
  2. ^ "Padma Awards" (PDF). Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India. 2015. Archived from the original (PDF) on 15 November 2014. Retrieved July 21, 2015.
  3. ^ "SAHITYA ACADEMY AWARDEES – ASSAMESE". Retrieved 16 December 2012.
  4. ^ http://www.assaminfo.com/famous-people/35/syed-abdul-malik.htm

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