Writer Abdul Bashir has been selected for “Dr. T.V. Venkatachala Shastri Vidwath Award”. According to Kannada Sahitya Parishat, the award instituted in the name of Kannada scholar T.V. Venkatachala Shastri, will be given to a senior writer for his significant contribution to the literary field. The award carries a cash prize of Rs. 10,000.
– Staff Reporter