Tamil Isai Sangam’s honour for Sivachidambaram

Tamil Isai Sangams honour for Sivachidambaram The Tamil Isai Sangam has announced its annual awards for 2014. Renowned medical professional Dr Seerkazhi G Sivachidambaram is the 59th Isai Perarignar awardee of the Sangam while Thiruvidaimaruthur S Sambantha Desigar has been announced as the sixth award of the Pann Isai Peraringnar honour. The two Isai awards each comprise a gold medallion, a silver plaque and an endowment purse of Rs 10,000.

The Sangam, this year, will also honour Pann Isai Kavalar Dr L P KR Ramanathan Chettiar for his outstanding service to Pann Isai as the secretary of the Pann Research Committee from 1949 till 2013. Dr Ramanathan Chettiar enters his centenary year soon.

The honours will be presented on 21 December at the inaugural of the 72nd annual Tamil Isai Festival at the Sangams headquarters at Rajah Annamalai Hall by Justice S Nagamuthu of the Madras High Court.