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Sobti in 2011
|Born||18 February 1925|
Gujrat, Punjab Province, British India
|Died||25 January 2019 (aged 93)|
New Delhi, India
|Occupation||Fiction writer, essayist|
|Alma mater||Fateh Chand College for Women, Lahore (did not graduate)|
Krishna Sobti (18 February 1925 – 25 January 2019) was an Indian Hindi-language fiction writer and essayist.
In 2017, she received the Jnanpith Award for her contribution to Indian literature.
References[change | change source]
- "Here are the 33 writers who returned their Sahitya Akademi awards". Indian Express. 27 October 2015. Retrieved 25 January 2019.
- Hindi author Krishna Sobti dies at 93