Fri, Oct 23, 2015, 05:52 PM
The Sahitya Academy, at a meeting today, urged the protesting authors to take back their awards. It passed a resolution condemning violence against writers. A spokesman said that the resolution was passed condemning the murder of M.M. Kalburgi. Also the Academy urged all the authors, who had returned their awards, to take them back. However, it is understood that the writers is still continuing with their protest.