Pratapan chosen for Ishal Ratnam award

Friday, Oct 24, 2014,19:58 IST By metrovaartha A A A

Member of Legislative Assembly T N Pratapan, has been chosen for the Kerala Mappila Kala Academy’s Ishal Ratnam award for his contributions in the social and cultural fields.
Speaking to mediapersons in Kozhikode Thalassery K Rafeeq, State General Secretary of Kerala Mappila Kala Academy, said the award carrying a cash prize money of Rs 50,001, plaque and a citation would be bestowed on Pratapan at a function in Thrissur during the second week of December.
Pratapan had helped to make the three-day National Mappila Kala festival held at Tripprayar in Thrissur recently a great success, he said.
Besides Rafeeq, K K Abdurahman, President of the Academy was also present at the press meet.