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Discussion :: Honours and Awards - Section 1 (Q.No.23)

23. 

Who among the following is not a recipient of the Bharatiya Jnanpith Award?

[A]. Ashaparna Devi
[B]. M. F. Hussain
[C]. Raghupathi Sahai
[D]. V. K. Gokak

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

No answer description available for this question.

Shikha Desai said: (Nov 1, 2012)  
He is painter and this award is given in the field of literature.

Ramandeep Singh said: (Feb 15, 2013)  
It is V.K. Gokak (Vinayaka Krishna Gokak)in 1990 for Bharatha Sindhu Rashmi in Kannada language.

Mohammed Raza Sayyed said: (Aug 18, 2013)  
The award is given in the field of literature. M. F. Hussain is a painter.

Shishir said: (Oct 18, 2013)  
M. F. is painter and this award is given in the field of literature.

Kiran said: (Feb 13, 2015)  
When this award is initiated?

Nagalaxmi Snd said: (Mar 17, 2017)  
@Kiran.

May22, 1965 by Sahu Shanti Prasad Jain. First, it was given to Shankar Kurup in 1965, in 2016 it is given to Bengali poet Shankha Ghosh. Hindi got 10, kannada (8), bengali (6).

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