Shri Kisharam Lekhraj Memorial AwardDr. Rammanohar Tripathi is seen receiving Shri. Krisharam Lekhraj Memorial Award for Hindi Literature from Mr. I. M. Kadri, Sheriff of Mumbai.
Literary Award (Marathi) Dr. A. H. Salunkhe is seen receiving the R. B. Hotchand Hiranand Memorial Award for Marathi Literature from Mr. Harcharan Singh Josh, President, Indian Council of World Affaris.
Prof. Ram Panjwani Memorial Award Mr. Lilaram Ruchandani is seen receiving Prof. Ram Panjwani Memorial Award for Sindhi Literature from Barrister Marzban Patrawala, Minister of State for Gen. Information, PR and Finance, Govt. of Maharashtra.