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By Mahesh Dattani

Mahesh Dattani is the 1st Indian-playwright writing in English to be presented the Sahitya Akademi award. His performs convey Indian drama into the current day of their topics "sexuality, spiritual rigidity and gender concerns" whereas nonetheless focussing on human relationships and private and ethical offerings that are the vintage issues of worldwide drama.

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