Kuwait: Actor Nedumudi Venu bagged 8th Vaikom Muhammad Basheer award constituted by Janata Cultural Society (JCC) in Kuwait. Indian Embassy second secretary Ranveer Bharati presented the award to the actor at an annual event here.
Nedumudi Venu distributed the prizes for the winners of 3rd Vaikom Muhammad Basheer memorial short story writing competition.
Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) state president MV Shreyams Kumar inaugurated the annual celebration programmes. Artec cricket club which made great achievements was honoured at the event.
Playback singer Arun Raj, Abu Samad and Maneesh Khan staged musical show at the event. A comedy show was also staged.