This year the prize goes to Samanth Subramanian for Following Fish.
It was selected from a short list that included Homeboy by HM Naqvi, House on the Mall Road by Mohyna Srinivasan, Songs of Blood and Sword, A Daughter's Memoir by Fatima Bhutto, The Wish Maker by Ali Sethi and Delhi Calm by Vishwajyoti Ghosh. The judges - playwright Mahesh Dattani, writer and surgeon Kalpana Swaminathan and writer Ruchir Joshi - were unanimous in their selection of Following Fish.
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