BANGALORE: Sita Direndracharya Kadkol from Haveri has been chosen for the Dr. Hiranmay Puraskar Award for 2009 instituted by the Kamala Goenka Foundation. The award is instituted to honour Kannada-speaking Hindi writers. The award will be presented at a function in Bangalore in May 2009, according to a release from Kamala Goenka Foundation. — Staff Reporter

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