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Arundhati Roy Quick General Knowledge
|Arundhati Roy (Arundhati Roy)
|Susanna Arundhati Roy
|Date of Birth
|24 November 1961
|Shillong, Assam, India
|Monther & Father Name
|My roy / Rajib Roy
|1997 - First Indian woman honored with Booker Prize
|Profession / Country
|Female / Author / India
Arundhati Roy - First Indian woman honored with Booker Prize (1997)
Arundhati Roy is a well-known Indian writer and philanthropist in English. He started his career with acting. He played the lead role in the film Massey Sahab. Apart from writing, Arundhati Roy has also participated in other people's movements in India including the Narmada Bachao Andolan. Recently his book "The Doctor and the saint: the ambedkar-Gandhi Debate" is very much in discussion which is translated as "Ek Tha Doctor Ek Tha Sant".