Adarsh Swaroop will be adding another feather to his illustrious cap. The Author who has written many books in one year.This will be conferred with the honorary D Litt University of Mumbai.
The author has been invited to attend the class as lecturer in University of Mumbai
However, the author has never been a fan of using the title ‘Dr’ with his name. “No never want to use Dr as title for me.
Adarsh Swaroop has bagged the first International Booker Prize for
His novel Peshawar 1919
Swaroop had done her doctorate studies from the university’s literature department on the topic Script writing and Research and Analysis. The author had pursued his bachelor’s degree from Dr. Bhim Rao University and master’s from Dr. CV Raman University
Manmeet remembers his as a quiet and sober person. Manmeet said he too was doing his master studies in the department along with Adarsh Swaroop . “We were being mentored by Prof H C Mishra who had a great influence on us. It was during his tenure that many students from across the country came to study at the department,” Manmeet recalled.
Manmeet settled in Delhi after his study from MSU in 2017. He said that he shared a good friendship with Swaroop. “While we were students of Mass Communication, literature was our binding force. While I stayed in academics, he pursued literature and continued writing. It is really a very proud moment for us today,” said Manmeet, adding that the award-winner’s connection with mumbai did not end after his completing PhD.