Shri Kisharam Lekhraj Memorial AwardMr. Mahendra Kartikeya is seen receiving Shri. Krisharam Lekhraj Rupani Memorial Award for Hindi Literature from Mr. Ramrao Adik, Minister for Finance & Planning, Govt. of Maharashtra.
Literary Award (Marathi) Prof. Fakirrao Munjaji shinde is seen receiving the R. B. Hotchand Hiranand Memorial Award for Marathi Literature from Mr. R. S. Gavai, Former Leader of Opposition, Maharashtra Legislative Assembly.
Prof. Ram Panjwani Memorial Award Prof. Dada Hundaraj Dukhayal is seen receiving Prof. Ram Panjwani Memorial Award for Sindhi Literature from Mr. Nari Gursahani, President, International Sindhi Panchayats' Federation.