Kottayam, Aug 29 (UNI) The Kottayam Bureau Chief of Malayalam daily ''Deepika'', Reji Joseph has been selected for Fr Columbere Kayathinkara Memorial Award for the year 2008.
Announcing the award at a press conference here today, Fr Columbere Kayathinkara Memorial Trust Secretary K K Abraham said the article ''Udachuvarkenda Civil Service'' published in the daily between November 3 to 7, 2007, secured him the award.
The award, consisting of a cash prize, citation and memento, would be presented at a function to be held at Pala on September 8.
Fr Columbere was the Chief Editor of Deepika and he died on July 21, 1991.
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