Veteran journalist and writer Chandrakant Keni morning, served in
Goa's first Konkani daily 'Sunaparant' till 1989 and has been active in state's social movement, they said.
He was the recipient of Sahitya Academy award for his novel 'Vhakal Pavni'.
The writer was also the President of the 11th All India Konkani Sahitya Parishad held at Mangalore in 1976. He was instrumental iniving a new dimension to short story literature in Konkani.
Journalist Chandrakant Keni Passes Away
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