Awards & Publications

Writing Awards:

2016
-2nd prize for a poem as part of the Eriata Oribhabor International Food Poetry Contest 2015, along with another poem that made to the top 10 shortlist
-‘Outstanding Contribution’ at the Jeevanchakra Writing Competition organized by the British Council
-2nd prize at ‘Micro Tell’- a micro fiction writing competition organised by Techno India as part of their Vivartia fest
-‘Honourable Mention’ as a BBC Press Reporter at 2016 Jadavpur University Model United Nations (JU MUN)
-‘Best Reporter Award’ at Jadavpur University Intra MUN 2016
– 1st Prize in Creative Writing in International Relations Scholastic Conclave 2016 held at Jadavpur University

2015
– 2 winning entries published in the anthology “Inspired By Gandhi” as part of Sampad’s international writing competition 2015, one of which won the 1st prize
1st  Prize in Creative Writing as part of a national level competition organized by Banana Bandy
-First Prize in Creative Writing as part of the Samagam fest 2015, organized by Loreto College
-3rd Prize in an All-India Short Story Contest

2014
-“Best Writer Award 2013-2014″ for Voices, The Statesman
-3rd  Rank in the All-India Inter-School Albert Barrow Creative Writing Competition 2014
-1st prize in a national-level flash fiction contest, organized by Tata Literature Live! (I was invited to the 5th Mumbai International Literary Festival for an interactive session with Welsh poets, Rhian Edwards and Eurig Salisbury)
-Winning entry published in the anthology “Inspired By My Museum” as part of Sampad’s international writing competition 2014
– A “Special Mention/Sponsor’s Shortlist #4″ for a poem published in the anthology “Who Shall I Make My Wife?”,as part of the Eriata Oribhabor International Food Poetry Contest 2014
-Winner of an environment-themed city-level essay writing competition organized by the MCKVIE

2013
-1st  prize in Karma Poetry as part of the Karma Yatra fest 2013,organized by La Martiniere For Girls

Publications:

Poetry  and Fiction (Online):
Seafoam, Vagabond City, Allegro, Cafe Dissensus Everyday, fanverses, Blue Marble Review, Parallel Inks, Rhythmic Rhetorics, Figroots Press, saintbrush, HIV:Here and Now. Literature Studio, Moledro Magazine, Art Refurbish, Mad Swirl, 1940, Some Talk of You and Me, Random Poem Tree, Vigil Pub Magazine, Tuck Magazine, Indelible Inks, Calcutta Cacophony, Teenage Wasteland Review, TypeWrite, Sleeve, Glo Mag, Life In 10 Minutes, Quail Bell Magazine, Intellinotions, Calcutta Chronicles and many more

Poetry and Fiction (Print):
Voices (the Statesman), Quail Bell Magazine Issue 7 (Nature), ‘Inspired By My Musuem’ anthology by Sampad, ‘Inspired By Gandhi’ anthology by Sampad, Eriata Oribhabhor Food Poetry Anthology 2014, eFiction India, Zaira Journal, HIV:Here and Now, Tales To Tell:Romance, Shout It Out! (Lost Tower Publications)

Essays, Interviews, Listicles, News and other non fiction work:
Voices (the Statesman), Quail Bell Magazine, Lifehack,  Open Road Review, Blasting News, Redefy, Inklette, Youth Ki Awaaz, Culture Cult, EyeZine, Winter Tangerine Review, Campus Diaries,  Bengal Write Ahead

Art & Photography:
TypeWrite, Glo Mag, Quail Bell Magazine, Moledro Magazine