SHIMOGA: The Karnataka Sangh here has selected historian Suryanath Kamath for its award for 2007 instituted in the name of renowned research scholar Sham. Ba. Joshi.

It has also decided to confer the Children’s Literary Award for 2006 instituted in the name of K. Shivarama Karanth on writer Ishwar Kammar. The award-winners will also get Rs. 5,000 each.

— Special Correspondent

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