Telangana Government today announced awards for 62 persons for their contribution in various fields. Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao will present the awards to the persons with Rs 1lakh at Parade grounds on the occasion of state formation day celebrations on June 2.
The Government issued a GO 336 for the awards and cited that the selection committee awardees in 29 fields. The awards field-wise include–literature 7, journalism 6, folk music 5, music 3, udyama ganam 3, painting 1, Veda pandit 1, Archaka 2, spiritual personality 1, scientists 3, handicrafts 6, sports 2, employees 9, doctor 1, NGO 1, social work 1, farmers 3, anganwadi worker 1, best municipality Khammam, best village panchayats 3, lawer 1, entrepreneur 1, teachers 2, ideal farmer 1, ex-servicemen 2 and adventure 1. The chief minister will present the awards to them each with Rs 1,00,116 a shawl, certificate and memento to mark the occasion. (NSS)