Who among the following has been awarded the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry 2014?

Who among the following has been awarded the Queen’s Gold Medal for Poetry 2014?
[A]Imtiaz Dharker
[B]Ryan Adams
[C]Salman Akhtar
[D]Javed Akhtar

Imtiaz Dharker
The Pakistan-born British poet Imtiaz Dharker has been awarded the Queen’s gold medal for poetry. Dharker was born in Lahore in 1954 and grew up in Glasgow as what she calls a “Muslim Calvinist” before eloping with an Indian Hindu to live in Bombay. She later moved to Britain when she married the late Simon Powell, the founder of Poetry Live.

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