Name: Sundri Uttamchandani
Date of Birth:28-9-1924
Place of Birth:Hyderabad, Sindh (Pakistan).
Academic Attainments :M.A.
Address:12-B/2 Navjeevan Co.op. Society,
Mori Road , Mahim,
Mumbai 400 016
Telephone Nos:(R) 91-22-2444 1130, 24464941
Significant Literary Achievements/ Contributions :
Sundri has specialized in Short story writing. She has written about 200 short stories, in addition to 12 One Act Plays & 2 Novels. A few most significant are given below:
Recognition By Way of Awards/ Honors :
Additional Information :
Sundri is one of the most outstanding lady writers in Sindhi language today. Her output may not be voluminous but quality wise her writtings are excellent. Mainly a fiction writer, but at times indulges in short play as in a poetic prose piece. Her two novels have won her acclamation and one of them, “Kirandar Deewaroon” collapsing walls is translated in many Indian languages and considered the best so far.
She has remained active in Sindhi womens organisations and been helping the needy in the society. Apart from writing, she has been taking active interest in the cultural activities. She has appeared on All India Radio, T.V. and also participated in Sindhi Mushairas and acted on stage.