Short Story Writing Competition

The Fund organized a Short Story Writing Competition in all languages written and spoken in Mauritius in the year 2011.
The following prizes were offered:

1st Prize – Rs 15,000
2nd Prize – Rs 10,000.

Winners of the Competition

(1) Arabic

1st Prize Winner – Mr Emritte Nazeer Hussein
2nd Prize Winner – Mr Fateemah Suhootoorah

(2) Bhojpuri

1st Prize Winner – Mr Dhunraz Sembhoo
2nd Prize Winner – Ms Beedwantee Sembhoo

(3) English

1st Prize Winner – B.K.Pudaruth
2nd Prize Winner – Mr Balraj Kumar Sakurdeep

(4) French

1st Prize Winner – Mrs Eliette Comarmond
2nd Prize Winner – Ms Paulette Tang Pong

(5) Hindi

1st Prize Winner – Miss Bolah Natasha
2nd Prize Winner – Ms Nivedita K. Mudhoo

(6) Marathi

1st Prize Winner – Mrs Jannack Elvinabye
2nd Prize Winner – Mrs Chitrabye Ittoo

(7) Mauritian Kreol Language

Consolation Prize – Ms Ummeeta Ghunowa – Ramlall (Rs 5,000/-)

(8) Tamil

1st Prize Winner – Mrs Sobana Sundari Ganeshan

(9) Telugu

1st Prize Winner – Mr Poosraj Sooriah
2nd Prize Winner – Mr Narainsamy Chellan

(9) Urdu

1st Prize Winner – Mr Meer-Hossen
Rujabaully Mahetaab

2nd Prize Winner – Mr A. Cassam- Teem​

The Fund is proceeding with the publication of a booklet containing all 1st prized short stories

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