Murty Sudha

Murty  Sudha

Sudha Murty was born in Shiggaon, Karnataka, in 1950. She holds an MTech in computer technology and currently serves as the chairperson of the Infosys Foundation. She has authored novels, technical books, travelogues, collections of short tales and non-fictional works, and several bestselling children's books in both English and Kannada. All of the major Indian languages have been translated into her works. Sudha Murty has been awarded the R.K. The Padma Shri (2006), the Attimabbe Award from the Government of Karnataka for achievement in Kannada writing (2011), and, most recently, the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2018 Crossword Book Awards have all been bestowed upon him.