Google Doodle remembers Mahasweta Devi on her birth anniversary

Google Doodle remembers Mahasweta Devi on her birth anniversary

Paying homage to one of India’s premier novelist, short-story writer and social activist, Mahasweta Devi, on her on her 92nd birth anniversary is today’s Google Doodle. She write about the tribals of India and even worked for their empowerment. Among other accolades, Mahasweta was awarded Jnanpith Award in 1996. Considered one of Asia’s most celebrated authors, she also won the SAARC literary award in 2007.