Results 2017

1st Prize: INR 1,00,000- Vancouver Shullai- The Wait- Shillong, Meghalaya

2nd Prize: INR 50,000- Debarshi Mitra- Still- New Delhi, Delhi

3rd Prize: INR 25,000- Trijita Mukherjee- Kalyani- New Delhi, Delhi

 

Top 30 Prize Winners: INR 10,000

Rohan Naidu- The curd won't form, now that you're gone- Hyderabad, Telangana 

Zainab Ummer Farook- Homecoming- Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Ekshikaa S- 21 Barbies And 1 Ken- Chennai, Tamil Nadu 

Ananya Ray- Syria- Kolkata, West Bengal 

Shruti Shukla- Yes, I shop- Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh 

Jaisal Kapoor- Quarter Life Crisis- Mumbai, Maharashtra 

Meghna Chatterjee- A Ride Away From Home- Kolkata, West Bengal 

Jash Dholani- All cracks are smiling now- Sonepat, Haryana 

Sushruti Tripathi- Nothing is how I feel- New Delhi 

Anuradha Rao- Mornings- Bangalore, Karnataka

Sneha Roy- Alfaaz- Sonitpur, Assam

Kaavya Ranjith- Phonecall- Pune, Maharastra, India 

Aashika Suresh- Unlearn- Chennai, Tamil Nadu

Aditya Lakshmi Ravichandran- Child of War- Anupuram, Tamil Nadu 

Supriya Shekhar Azad- Dearest Society- Jammu & Kashmir 

Hiya Mukherjee- Becoming Unbecoming- Kolkata, West Bengal

Bikash Kena- Kintsukuroi- Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh 

Aratrika Ghose- An Ode to the Odd Ones- Kolkata, West Bengal

Merab Wangchuk- MONACHOPSIS- Kolkata, West Bengal 

Dibyangee Saha- (Un)wisden- Kolkata, West Bengal 

Wikim Ajang- Darling Mother- Tirap, Arunachal Pradesh

Saniya Heeba- Abruptly Aware- Roorkee, Uttarakhand 

Urvashi Bahuguna- Seeking a well-spoken gallery assistant- Gurgaon, Haryana

Mahika Khanduri- Trauma- New Delhi

Aditya Sharma- Monsoon Musings- Guwahati, Assam

Syed Ali Mudassar- Mother- New Delhi

Eesha Roy- Red is my favourite colour- Pune, Maharashtra 

Suveni Madan- Infidelity- New Delhi

Antara Chakraborty- Years in Tea- Kolkata, West Bengal 

Priyam Gupta- Thank You Note- Mumbai, India 

 

Commendable Mentions

Upasa Borah- Say Cheese- Guwahati, Assam

Kaushambhi Bagchi- Home- Gurgaon, Haryana

Satyendra Nair- Caustic Wine- Mumbai, Maharashtra

Maulik Dabholkar- Instinct- Mumbai, Maharashtra

Letitia Jiju- Roots- Kottayam, Kerala

Akshay Sharma- Boy- New Delhi

Avantika Chaturvedi- Greens to Greys- New Delhi

Ritika Kapoor- Valkyrie- Pune, Maharashtra

Ambuj Sen Patra- I Know, Nobody Knows- New Delhi

 Kavya Jayanthan- Imbroglio- Bangalore, Karnataka

Sakshi Malpath- Stuck- Hyderabad, Telangana

Sreelakshi Sudhakaran- ‘Native is not the same as ‘Innate’- Bangalore, Karnataka

Srushti Shah- Don’t just exist, Live- Ahmedabad, Gujarat

Rajani Bal Nanda- Love Me Now- Rishikesh, Uttarakhand

Sohini Mukherjee- Nistha- Kolkata, West Bengal

Nida Rashid- Impending- Noida, Uttar Pradesh

Titas Biswas- Soothe Your Fears (A Letter to My Best Friend)- Kolkata, West Bengal

Shivani Tannu- Tell Me- Aundh, Maharashtra

Rabia Kapoor- We Are The Internet Generation- Mumbai, Maharashtra

Stuti Pachisia- Incense- New Delhi

Vaishnavi Kamath- confessions of a caffeine dependent life form- Bangalore, Karnataka

Niharika Mathur- Numb- Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh

Fathima Zaina Fazal Mohamed- Honey, Wake Up!- Chennai, TN

Akshita Gupta- Marji's Song- Noida, Uttar Pradesh

Akanksha Varma- Received- Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh

Urvashi Mukherjee- Aatish-e-Tanhai- Kolkata, West Bengal

Aarushi Gupta- Taxi Trips- Mumbai, Maharashtra

Tanisha Nag- Homeless- New Delhi

Chitrika Bhargava- Solace in Imperfections- New Delhi

Harismita Vaideswaran- Ignorance- Noida, Uttar Pradesh

Trisha Coelho- With You- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Shrutee Choudhary- Remnant of You- Ranchi, Jharkhand

 Prerona Dutta- The Infinite Hourglass- Kolkata, West Bengal

Nandini Varma- Death is Not A Lonely Visitor- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Moushmi Mehta- Of Better Seconds- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Shlagha Chaubey- Looking Up- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Zeneeva Parvez- Dear Everyone- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Lusha Jetley- #NotAllMen- New Delhi 

 Shivani Bindhyeshwari- One Sip- Noida, Uttar Pradesh

 Rajeshwari Dasgupta- Five (More) Ways to Kill A Man- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Alisha Bhupen- Semantic of Being Dead- Guwahati, Assam

Debarshi Mitra- English- New Delhi

 Harshitha Swarna- Vitiligo- Mysore, Karnataka

Poulomi Roy- Assimilate- Pune, Maharashtra

 Akanksha Duvedi- Anxious- Panchkula, Haryana

 Rukhsar Khan- Rebel- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Subhashini Verma- Shapeless- Jalandhar, Punjab

 Meghna Bhattacharyya- To Mum & Dad, From Your Perfect Daughter- Guwahati, Assam

 Ankita Shah- Borders- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Mehr Pasricha- What is it About Babies?- New Delhi

 Devanjali Banerjee- I Want The World To Change- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Sanjana Srikumar- Musical Silences- New Delhi

 Shreya Rach- A Rebellious Act- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Farah Maneckshaw- An Emotional Faucet With A Permanent Leak- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Aishwarya Sahi- Notebook Poems- Patna, Bihar

 Ranu Kunwar- Suicides and Fire Burns- New Delhi

 Syed Adil Husain- Momentary- Bharanpur, Madhya Pradesh

 Devapreeta Jena- A Friendly Foe- World We Inhabit- New Delhi

 Guntaj Arora- For My Sister- Chandigarh, Punjab

 Ashwita Angeline Ashok- As We Walk- Trivandrum, Kerala

 Saheli Ray- Why do they sing you 'Goodbye', Grandma?- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Sihi Nagathihalli- On My Grandmother- Bangalore, Karnataka

 Satyaki Mitra- Deserters- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Rithvika Puttabakula- #SocialNetwork- Hyderabad, Telangana

 Samriddhi Pandey- Coming up for Air- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Sneha Rozelena Anthony- Swings and Ice-Cream- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Rohan Naidu- Chopstick Fumble at Hawker Centre- Hyderabad, Telangana

 Divya Karthikeyan- Abrus Precatariuos- Chennai, Tamil Nadu

 Aakanksha Majumder- Your Warmth- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Tania Mitra- Abandonment- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Farzana Palathingal- There Were No Lessons In School For Days Like These- Manipal, Karnataka

 Kajol Runwal- Kitchen Women- Pune, Maharashtra

 Apurva Shelke- To Be- Nashik, Maharashtra

 Gayatri Hariharan- The Great Weight- Bangalore, Karnataka

 Haalah Shaikh- The Nomad- Mumbai, Maharashtra

Sonal Sharma- Shame- New Delhi

 Jelsyna Chacko- One word less, one idea unexpressed- Pune, Maharashtra

 Divya Sruthi Alamuri- Maps- Hyderabad, Telangana

 Sobulemla Pongener- Lavender- Kohima, Nagaland

 Dhruv Trehan- Onomatopoeia- Gurgaon, Haryana

Niharrika Singh- Protest Art- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Anees Ailynti Noronha- May- Shillong, Meghalaya

Riya Dey- Depression- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Sameera Pant- The Love Song of a Sixteen Year Old Spinster- Gurgaon, Haryana

 Archita Mitra- Menstruation- Kolkata, West Bengal

 Harish Pedaprolu- The Bajji-Wala- Mumbai, Maharashtra

 Thanisha Santhosh- Roses and Bristles- Bangalore, Karnataka

 Fengkha Daimari- The Faith- Bhoi, Meghalaya

 Poonam Ratha- Borderlines- Rourkela, Odisha

Shrenik Mutha- Your Death is a Lachrymal to Your Mother's Tears- Pune, Maharashtra

 Yashodhara Trivedi- Between Continents- Kolkata, West Bengal

Shivani Gupta- Dear Girl From Pakistan- Chennai, Tamil Nadu

 Nilesh Mondal- Delhi: 6 Poems And A Farewell- Asansol, West Bengal

Vidit Taneja-  The Dark- New Delhi

Donita Ningombam- The Dragonfly- Imphal, Manipur

Sushmitha Arji- 20- Vishakapatnam, Andhra Pradesh

Kampheriu Diengdoh- A Lost Voyager- Shillong, Meghalaya

Keval Jadwani-  I Killed A Dream- Jamnagar, Gujarat

Shradha Mehta- Men- Gaya, Bihar

Drishika Muthanna- Language of Silence- Bangalore, Karnataka

 

2018 Competition

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