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Daijiworld Media Network - Mangalore (PS)
Mangalore, Jan 3: The Erya Award 2012 was presented to noted writer and scholar 'Shatavadhani' Dr R Ganesh at a programme held at the auditorium of Canara College here on Tuesday January 3.
R Ganesh was honoured with a shawl, fruits, a memento, and cash award of Rs 10,000.
Dr M Prabhakar Joshi in his felicitation address said that hard work and dedication had enabled Dr R Ganesh to achieve great heights.
Erya Lakshminaraya Alva delivered the introductory address. S S Kamath, the vice president of Canara High School Association presided.
Accepting the honour, R Ganesh said that one should enjoy one's work, only then can it become an easy job. Working without taking stress will bring success, he advised.
T Indira compered the programme. Rekhadevi delivered the vote of thanks. Organizer Dr G N Bhat, convener M Sudhir Pai Maroor and honorary secretary M Ranganath among others were present.