KOCHI: Renowned artist C N Karunakaran has been chosen for the states prestigious Raja Ravi Varma award for his contribution in the field of art.
This was disclosed to reporters here on Sunday by culture and education minister M A Baby.
S G Vasudev, Chairman of the five member committee, which selected Karunakaran, said he had developed his own intresting style of work.
The award carries a cash prize of Rs 1.25 lakh.
Baby said the award would be presented to Karunakaran next month at a function here