Writer Vareethiah Konstantine’s received Vikatan Award for his book “பழவேற்காடு முதல் நீரோடி வரை” in சிறந்த கட்டுரைகள்” category. Award Ceremony was held in Chennai in January.
Vallavilai.com congratulate him on this great moment and take pleasure in sharing the details about the availability of books for the convenience of readers.
The Vikatan Award Winner, Dr. Vareethiah Konstantine (1959) from a coastal fishing family (Pallam, Kanyakumari), is researcher-activist, writer, trainer and consultant on coastal resource politics and participatory development; has authored /edited over 25 titles, six campaign booklets, 30 research papers and over 60 popular articles; as founder-publisher of Neidhal Veli (Estd. 2010) , he has published another 30 titles exclusively on our coasts and their people. He is Associate Professor, teaching Animal Sciences and Fisheries at St. Jude’s College, Thoothoor since 1982.
Full coverage on Vikatan Awadees 2015 are available in : http://www.vikatan.com/article.php?module=magazine&aid=114473