Source : Times of India
Six eminent personalities have been selected by the Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy for its honorary and literary awards for the year 2018 for their contributions to the language and culture.
The award carries a cash prize of Rs 50,000 each, an Academy release said in Mangaluru.
The awards carry a cash prize of Rs 25,000 each.
The academy has plans to publish 100 books on 100 topics with each book consisting of 35 to 60 pages, Konkani Sahitya Academy president R P Naik said in a release in Mangaluru.