Mulk Raj Anand
Mulk Raj Anand (1905-2004) became an iconic figure in India before passing away at the age of 99. He dominated the Indian English literary scene together with RK Narayan—who predeceased him—and Raja Rao who died soon after. He won the Sahitya Akademi Award for his novel Morning Face. Dr Anand was a well- known art historian who redeemed India’s past through 134 volumes of Marg.He was a recipient of the Padma Vibhushan.