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This book is Hindi translation of famous playwright Vijay Tendulkar's latest play.
About the Author
Vijay Tendulkar wrote his first story when he was six yours old and wrote, directed and acted in has first play when he was eleven.
Born in 1928, Tendulkar has had a long and chequered career - in a printing press, in journalism, as a public relation officer in a company. Today this most prolific writer has to his credit twenty eight full-length plays, seven collections of one-act plays, six collections of children's plays, four collections of short stories, three of essays besides seventeen film scripts and a novel, all in a span of fifty years. Critics bring our notice to the prismatic quality of his writings and it is this that can be spotted in his writings, specially in the plays - Ghasiram Kotwal, Gidhade, Shantata! Court Chalu Ahe, Sakaram Binder, Kamala, Kanyadaan to name a few, and his movie - Nishant, Aakrosh, Manthan, Ardha Satya. He has been celebrated as the 'Playwriter of the Millennium". His plays which have been perceived by critics as being ahead of their times, are also timeless, because of his accurate and sensitive portrayal of the social issues of the time.
Tendulkar has been felicitated with many awards and honors including the Maharashtra State government reward (1956,1969 and 1972), Sangeet Natak academy award (1971), the Filmfare Award (1980 and 1983), Padmabhushan (1984), Saraswati Samman (1993), the Kalidas Samman (1999), the Maharashtra Gaurav Puraskar (1999), the Jansthan Award (1999). The latest recognition, for lifetime literary achievement, was the Katha Chudamani Award in 2001.