FreeCurrencyRates.com

इंडियन आवाज़     27 Jul 2017 10:06:06      انڈین آواز

Presidential awards for classical Tamil presented

AMN

President Pranab Mukherjee today presented the ‘Presidential Awards for Classical Tamil’ for the year 2013-14, 2014-15 and 2015-16 at a function in Rashtrapati Bhavan.

The Tholkappiyar Award for lifetime achievement in classical Tamil was awarded to Dr S N Kandaswamy, Dr A Dakshinamurthy and Dr R Kalaikkovan.

Young scholar awards were conferred on 15 persons. The awards were given to them for showing excellence and promise in teaching, research and publication in classical Tamil.

While the Tholkappiyar awardees were presented with a citation, shawl and a cash prize of 5 lakh rupees, the young scholar awardees received citation and 1 lakh rupees.

The awards have been instituted by the Central Institute of Classical Tamil functioning under the aegis of Ministry of Human Resource Development.

Leave a Reply

You have to agree to the comment policy.

Ad
Ad
Ad
Ad
Ad

SPORTS

Kylie Masse wins 100m backstroke world gold in record time

  Kylie Masse of Canada stormed to women's 100m backstroke gold in a new world-record time at the ...

BCCI’s Special General Meeting to be held today

A Special General Meeting of the BCCI will be held today and there are indications that a majority of its stat ...

Ad

Archive

July 2017
M T W T F S S
« Jun    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930
31  

OPEN HOUSE

Mallya case: India gives fresh set of documents to UK

AMN India has given a fresh set of papers to the UK in the extradition case of businessman Vijay Mallya. Ex ...

@Powered By: Logicsart