2nd Edition of Doyens of Madras award

The 2nd edition of Doyens of Madras Awards is celebrated on August 23. Organised as part of Madras Week by Ambassador Pallava, the event aims at recognising and honoring people who have made Chennai go global.. The list includes Padma Vibhushan Dr M S Swaminathan for Science, Padma Vibhushan Dr Prathap Reddy for Medicine, Padma Shri V Bhaskaran for Hockey, Padma Shri Vijay Amritraj for Tennis, A Vellayan and B A Kodandarama Setty for industry, Bhaskar Ramamurthy for Academics, and Priyadarsini Govind for Arts.

The awards will be presented by Governor K Rosaiah, and Dr S S Badrinath, chairman, Sankara Nethralaya, (who was a recipient of the previous year’s Doyen Award) will be delivering the keynote address, at the event on Saturday.

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