Shanya Das of Bihar has proved this statement “talent and success is not a matter of age.” 21-year-old Shanya is currently the co-founder of Writers Community, a continuous working organization for freelancers. In the past, Shanya was a student of Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya Araria. After completing her education up to class XII from Navodaya, Shanya continued her education in Hindi from Gargi College, Delhi University. But in the meantime, she made a beginning that is popular today. Shanya Das has created a new platform for those looking for employment sitting at home during Covid and those who have lost their jobs. She named this platform as Writers Community and founded it together with founder Ankit Dev Arpan.
Shanya Das says that she was working as a web analyzer in News one 11, a news channel operating from Bihar. She had a great interest in reading novels, writing poems and articles. That’s why she wanted to advance and establish herself in the field of writing. In the meantime, she saw some groups on social media and started doing freelance work from there. Still, when she saw that most freelancers were being scammed and were not getting paid for the work, she established the Writers Community and helped people get employment and save from scams.
Apart from this, Shanya’s published articles were also published in many newspapers and magazines. Shanya’s articles are based on the country’s current situation and social issues. Shanya was first awarded Hindustan Pratibha Samman 2017, after which she was awarded for the best speaker in Youth Parliament. Along with this, the article written by her was selected by the Petroleum Conservation Research Association among the best articles in the Patna region. Presently Shanya Das is a student of the Hindi department in Gargi College and a member of the Hindi Creative Writing Society.
Shanya says that she was more interested in writing and reading since childhood, continuously read many novels, and later started writing her poems on social media site your quote. But this was not enough, and they had to start something to accommodate the upcoming talent. For this purpose, she founded the Writers’ Community together with Ankit Kumar. The Writers Community is helping freelancers get employment opportunities by training them, and very soon, it will set up its freelance marketplace.
Shanya said that one of her objectives was to provide employment opportunities to disabled people, girls, and women. Being from Bihar, she is aware of the social status of the women here, and she wants the women who do not get the opportunity to go out and work, they get employment opportunities through the Writers Community. At the same time, it is entirely safe for women and is also helpful in their skill development.
Shanya said that they are trying further to provide employment to more people through the writers community and contribute to writing.
You can also connect with Shanya Das through her Instagram. Instagram: @shanyadas5