After an exhaustive evaluation of the various manuscripts in the coveted The LIT Digital Awards 2020, the masterpiece which could stand true to its potential in front of the renowned jury members was Dots & Streaks by Ellora Mishra. The debut poetess had made a huge shout out to the literary fraternity by grabbing the coveted award. It has come as a pleasant surprise that not just the Dots & Streaks is a poetry collection, but also the Sanitised Hallucinations by Samyuktha Nair is a poetry collection which grabbed the First Runner-Up. The Second Runner-Up spot was grabbed by Anandajit Goswami for Pink Gender: The Extended.
Ellora Mishra, being a winner not just won a cash prize of 25,000 INR but also secured a Publishing Deal with Author’s Ink Publication. The First and Second Runner-Up received a cash prize of 15,000 INR and 10,000 INR respectively.
Nitish Raj, Editor-in-Chief; The Literary Mirror thanks all the competing authors, readers and especially the honorable jury members; Lipika Bhushan, Dr Anuradha Bhattacharyya, Shirsh Srivastava and Kartik Dayanand with special mention to our Chief Guest, Amnaat Jefferey. Mr Raj believes that it has been an enchanting experience for all the ardent fans of literature and the whole team of The Literary Mirror will continue to serve the literary fraternity in forthcoming years.