Who has been selected for the 2017 Prem Nazir Award?
[B] Salim Kumar
[C] K.J. Yesudas
Sharada, the veteran actress and national award winner, has been selected for the prestigious Prem Nazir Award for the year 2017. The award will be presented to Sharada by state Devaswom Minister Kadakampally Surendran at a function at Chirayankeezhu on August 15, 2017 at Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. It carries a cash prize of Rs 75,000, a statuette and a citation. The award is instituted by people of Chirayankeezhu, Prem Nazir’s home town in the district, in memory of Kerala’s evergreen actor. Beside her, Actor T P Madhavan will be presented Rs 50,000 cash award announced by Chirayankeezhu panchayat.