Koodiyattom exponent Kalamandalam Sivan Namboodiri has been selected for the Guruvayurappan Award, instituted by the Guruvayur Devaswom.
Devaswom Minister Kadannapally Ramachandran will present the award which carries a purse of Rs. 10,000 and a citation, at a function in Guruvayur on September 11.
A committee comprising Kalamandalam Girija, Jayaraj Warrier, M.P. Surendran, T.R. Haari and A.V. Chandran selected the awardee.