Karki Krishnamurthy, Shanthi K Appanna, Vikram Hathwar with Abdul Rasheed
Abdul Rasheed, a fiction writer, poet and columnist in Kannada presently works as Programme Executive for All India Radio Mysore.
Born (1965) in a coffee plantation at Kodagu district of Karnataka he started writing poetry at a young age, swiched on to short stories, wrote a Novel and later started writing weekly columns for Major Kannada News papers.
Edited a popular Kannada web Magazine Kendasampige for more than five years.
Have won few awards including Central Sahitya Akademi Golden Jubilee Young Writers Award.