March 28, 2023


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Thayil leads Indian race for Commonwealth literature awards

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Jeet Thayil-NarcopolisBooker nominee Jeet Thayil, who has won the Sahitya Akademi and the DSC South Asian literature awards, leads the Indian race for the 2013 Commonwealth Book and Short Story Prizes.

He is among six writers from the country who figure in the shortlists announced for the awards, which no Indian have won till date.

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