Writer Punathil Kunhabdulla has been selected for the Mathrubhumi literary prize for 2013.
The jury comprised poet K. Satchidanandan (chairman) and writers N.S. Madhavan and Sarah Joseph. The award carries a purse of Rs.two lakh, a citation, and a sculpture.
The award function will be in Kozhikode on October 24, a press release issued here on Wednesday said.