Thiruvananthapuram: The collection of stories ‘Then’ penned by Paul Zacharia has been selected for the Malayattoor Ramakrishnan Memorial Award instituted by Malayattoor Memorial Committee. The award comprises of a purse of Rs 15,000.
Malayatoor Prize for young writers will be given to the poetry collection ‘Kolusaniyatha Mazha’ written by Lakshmi Devi. The Prize comprises of a purse of Rs 5000.
Malayattoor Memorial Committee Chairman K. Jayakumar informed that the awards will be presented at a ceremony to be held at Anchal by the end of July.