Dhananjayan, Shanta Dhananjayan to get Nishagandhi award-2018

kerala | Friday, January 19th, 2018
PTI
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  • Announcing the award, the State Tourism Minister Kadakampally Surendran said this year's week-long Nishagandhi dance festival would begin from January 20.

The legendary dancing couple Dhananjayan and Shanta Dhananjayan have been selected for Kerala government's prestigious Nishagandhi award-2018.
     

The award, instituted by the Tourism Department of Kerala to honour personalities in the fields of music and dance, carries a cash of Rs 1.50 lakh and citation. Announcing the award, the State Tourism Minister
Kadakampally Surendran said this year's week-long Nishagandhi dance festival would begin from January 20. Iconic composer Ilayaraja, Mohiniyattom exponent Bharati Shivaji were the earlier winners of the award.

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