Sahitya Akademi will host a symposium on ‘India – Independence and after’ on the occasion of the 72th anniversary of India’s independence. The event will take place 2 p.m. onwards on 15 August 2019, at Sahitya Akademi Conference Hall, in Delhi.
The symposium will commence with a welcome address by K Sreenivasarao, secratary, Sahitya Akademi. The speakers at the event include Asgar Wajahat, Dnyaneshwar Mulay, K Satchidanandan, Kamal Kishore Goenka, Madhukar Updadhyay, Maitreyi Pushpa, Mridula Garg, Nandu Ram, Pratap Somvanshi, Purushottam Agrawal, Sanjay Kumar, Sayeed Ansari, Shovana Narayan, Sudhir Chandra, Sudhish Pachauri, V Srinivas, Ved Pratap Vaidik, Vibhuti Narayan Rai and Sachchidanand Joshi. The high-octane event will conclude with a tea networking session.