K.T. Baburaj has won the P.T. Bhaskara Panikkar children’s literature award instituted by the Kodungallur Balasahithya Samiti.

Mr. Baburaj, who hails from Valapattanam here, was selected for the award for his book Samoohyapatam , a novel seeking to inculcate in children a love for birds, animals, and nature.

The award will be presented in September, says a press release.

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