Poet Veerankutty has been selected for Mahakavi P.Kunhiraman Nair award instituted by P.Kunhiraman Nair memorial trust
Jury members comprising K.Jaya Kumar,Ambikasuthan Mangad,E.P.Rajagopalan selected Veerankutty for the award.
Veerankuutty’s poems are honest response to contemporary issues in a sharp and strong manner-the jury commented.
The award consists a purse of Rs.20,000 ,certificate and sculpture will be presented on June 7 at a function to be held at Hosedurg Gov.Higher Secondary School. P.memorial trust chairman K. Jayakumarwill present the prize.