Tamil Nadu government awards list
Award Winners distributed by the government in the name of Thiruvalluvar, Thandhai Periyar and others are being announced.
- The Thiruvalluvar award will be provided to V.C. Sandhosham
- Thandhai periyar award is announced for V.R. Vengan of Dharmapuri district
- Annal Ambedcar award is for Ponnusamy
- Perarignar Anna award is for professor Dr Farvat Regina Papa
- Kamarajar award is for Doctor R. Venkatasamy
- Mahakavi Bharathiyar award is for poet Ponnadiyaan
- Pavendhar Bharadhidhasan award is for Dr V. Renukadevi
- Tamil Thendral Thiru V. Ka award is for Dhinamani editor Vaidhyanadhan
- Muthamizh kaavalar Visunadham award is for R. K. Rajaram
These gold medal, awards and cash prize of Rs 1 lakh is said to be distributed at the centenary day of Chennai University on 16th January 2016 as per the government press release.