Naga Poet Temsüla Ao Passed Away

  • 07 Nov 2022

Temsüla Ao was a Naga poet, fiction writer, and ethnographer who passed away on 9 October 2022.

  • She had served in several key positions, including the chairperson of the Nagaland State Commission for Women.
  • She was awarded the Padma Shri award for her contribution to Literature and Education.
  • Her book ‘Laburnum For My Head’ received the Sahitya Akademi Award for English writing in the short story category.