As announced earlier by T.S. Gagan, Director, Doordarshan Kendra, Chennai, the `Podhigai Awards,' given to those who have excelled in their respective fields, will be presented on January 19 at the Studios of Doordarshan Kendra, Chennai. The event will be telecast live from 17.00.The programme will also feature live concert of `Mahanadhi' Shobana. The following is the list of awards and awardees. are the awardees.Literary Poetry Kaviko Abdul Rahman; Literary Prose Jayakanthan; Print Media N. Ram; Visual Media Sujatha (writer); Music D.K.Pattammal; Dance K.J.Sarasa; Sports amanatha Krishnan; Promotion of Folk Arts Purisai Thambiran Family; Social Service Savithri Vaidhi (Vishranthi); Theatre Koothu Pattarai Muthusamy; Cinema C.V.Sreedhar (veteran film director) and Meritorious Social Service Ilakkiya Iyakkam to be received by Chinna Pillai.