Special Correspondent

CHENNAI: Sri Krishna Gana Sabha here on Wednesday conferred the “Sangeetha Choodamani” Award on nagaswara vidwan Mambalam M.K.S.Siva on the occasion of its 22nd Pongal Nagaswara Isai Vizha. The award carries a medallion, a citation and Rs.50,000. Union Minister of State for Information and Broadcasting S.Jagatrakshagan, who conferred the award, , said he was happy that Sri Krishna Gana Sabha organised a music festival for nagaswaram .

Nalli Kupuswami Chetti, president of the Sabha, also spoke.

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