The Basavaraj Kattimani Pratishthan honoured senior journalists R.P. Jagadeesh and Raghavendra Joshi with an award comprising a citation and purse of Rs. 50,000 each. At the presentation ceremony here on Friday, pratishthan president and writer M.M. Kalburgi drew parallels between the bold writing of Kattimani and that of Hindi writer Premchand, saying they reflected the concerns of the common man. — Special Correspondent

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