Nattika MLA Geetha Gopi has been selected for the ‘Elite Aboobacker Haji Memorial Pravasi Award,' instituted by the Guruvayur NRI Forum, UAE Chapter.

Her services as the chairperson of the Guruvayur municipality, including a ban on plastics in the town, won her the award. The award carries a purse of Rs.11,111 and a citation, a press release said.