New Delhi, Jan 20 (UNI) Vijaya Bank Chairman and Managing Director Prakash P Mallya has been chosen for the T A Pai Memorial Best Banker Award, instituted by Dehali Kannadiga monthly magazine.
Recognising the good work done by Mallya in the banking industry, the magazine is giving him the award, Dehali Kannadiga Editor M B Samaga said in a statement.
The award carries a citation and a plaque and will be given during the 25th All India Kannada Conference to be held in Delhi on April 5.
The past recepients of Best Banker award include ICICI Chairman K V Kamath, T S Narayana Samy (Bank of India), Syndicate Bank Chairman C P Swarnakar and his predecessor D T Pai.
Among several former Chairpersons of leading banks of the country include R V Shastri (Canara Bank), K N Prithviraj (Oriental Bank of Commerce), V P Shetty (IDBI), T J A Ganiga (Andhra Bank), P S Shenoy (Bank of Baroda), M S Krishna Bhat (Karnataka Bank).
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