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Literati honoured

The Kalmunai Division annual literary festival conducted by the Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat Cultural Authority and the Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat in collaboration with the Department of Cultural Affairs took place at the Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat Auditorium recently.

The ceremony was presided over by Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat Cultural Officer F Inafa under the guidance of Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat Senior Samurdhi Head Quarter Manager and Cultural Authority Treasurer ARM Salih thanked Kalmunai Divisional Secretary MM Nazeer for gracing the occasion as the chief guest. 

The winners in the field of literature the school children of the area and artistes were honoured with mementoes. A special souvenir Munai Ilakkiya Malar (Literature Book) was released to mark the occasion. 

Kalmunai Divisional Secretariat Accountant Y Habeebullah, Administrative Officer NMM Ramzan, Chief Management Service Officer and Cultural Authority Secretary Dr A Abdul Azees, Cultural Authority Vice-Secretary, senior broadcaster Basheer Abdul Kaiyoom and artists were present at the ceremony.