Staff Reporter

KANNUR: The Pamban Madhavan Journalism Award, instituted by the Kannur Press Club in memory of its founder president, will be presented to G. Venugopal, leader writer of Mangalam daily, Kottayam unit.

According to a press release issued by the Press Club here on Friday,Mr. Venugopal was selected for the award on the basis of his news story on the `Erosion of values in legislation' serialised in the daily.

The award comprising a purse of Rs.5,000 and a citation will be presented by chairman Ajith Balakrishnan at a function at the Press Club here on March 4.

K.M. Ahamed will deliver the Pamban memorial lecture on the occasion, the release said..