Deutsche Welle awards commend Bengali blogs

Sabrina Sultana's blogGerman broadcaster Deutsche Welle has unveiled the results of its 2011 Blog Awards – the ‘BOBs’ – and a Bengali blog was among the runners up for the Best Blog prize.

Sabrina Sultana suffers from muscular dystrophy and shares her experiences and campaigns for greater rights for the handicapped in Bangladesh through her blog.

The Chittagong blogger was not the only Bengali writer on Deutsche Welle’s list – it devotes an entire category to the best Bengali blogs, short-listing 11 sites.

They include Bibōrnō Kōbita (Colourless Poems), Amar Kōtha (My Words) and Arif Jebtik’s Blog.

You can read the full list of winners here.


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