‘Ooru Kaval', a novel by Sara Joseph, has been selected for O.V. Vijayan Sahitya Puraskaram instituted by the Hyderabad-based Naveena Samskarika Kala Kendram. The award will be presented at a function on the NSKK High School campus in Hyderabad on November 6. Telugu poet C. Narayana Reddy and journalist Ashok Tankasala will be the guests of honour. Socialist Janata (Democratic) leader M.P. Veerendra Kumar will speak. Writer K. Sachidanandan will deliver the O.V. Vijayan memorial lecture. — Special Correspondent

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