HYDERABAD: Mr.Lavanam of Atheist Centre, Vijayawada has bagged the Jamnalal Bajaj Award -2009 for his contribution in the field of constructive work.

The Jamnalal Bajaj Foundation announced the annual awards for 2009 given in four categories on Monday.

Septuagenerian Lavanam is the son of noted atheist Gora. The awards would be presented in a function to be held in Mumbai on November 6. - Special Correspondent