Award for Bhyrappa

Well-known Kannada novelist and writer  S L Bhyrappa has been awarded the prestigious ‘Vagvilasini Puraskar’ by Deenanath Smruti Pratishthan, Maharashtra.


Deenanath Smruti Pratishthan, a charitable trust, felicitates persons from various fields like music, literature, art, educational and social institutions in memory of late Deenanth Mangeshkar every year, according to a press release from NIE. 

This year the trust decided to honour Bhyrappa with the award for his outstanding and dedicated services in the field of literature.

He is the first non-Marathi writer to get this award.

Noted singer Bharat Ratna Lata Mangeshkar will present the award on April 24 at Shamukhanand Hall, Mumbai.

The award carries  a cash prize of Rs.1,01,001 and a memento, the press release added.

Narendra Modi or Rahul Gandhi? Who will win the battle royale of the Lok Sabha Elections 2019

Get real-time news updates, views and analysis on Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on 

Like us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter and Instagram with #DHPoliticalTheatre for live updates on the Indian general elections 2019.

Liked the story?

  • 0

  • 0

  • 0

  • 0

  • 0