Talayolaparambu: The Vaikom Mohammad Basheer Memorial Committee has nominated BM Basheer for the Basheer Balyakalasakhi award for his work. Suhara and Basheer Amma Malayalam Sahitya Koottayam presented the Basheer Amma Malayalam Award to renowned poetess VM Girija.
A certificate, plaque and a cash prize of Rs.10001 will be given to both the awards. Bharat Bhavan Secretary and Drama and Film Director Pramod Payyannur Chairman, Screenwriter and Film Directors Dr. MA Rahman, B. Unnikrishnan and Writers K.V. Mohan Kumar, Kilirur Radhakrishnan, media persons Dr. Paul Sand, m. Saritha Mohanavarma, Dr. U.S. Shamla, Dr.S. Lali Mol, Dr. Ambika. A. The award winners were selected by a jury consisting of Nair and others.
The Basheer Memorial Committee officials said that the awards will be given at Talayolaparambu as the Kovid epidemic subsides.
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