Visakha Samacharam Telugu daily newspaper has invited proposals for nominating noted personalities in various walks of life to its annual Ugadi Puraskars this year.
Talking to media persons here on Wednesday, Editor of the daily Surampudi Veerabhadra Rao said there will be five awards -- best citizen, best woman, best officer, best people's representative and best NGO. Besides there would be five more awards for best rural people's representative, teacher, doctor, policeman and another from any other sector. “We invite proposals in the form of postcard or letter from admirers of the candidate. A panel of judges will examine the entries and nominate the best for the awards,” he said, adding that the awards were given away in the past 12 years.