Narayan Athawaley SmrutiPatrakaritaPuraskar

Lokvishwas Pratishthan, a social organization committed to the education and rehabilitation of all types of special children was founded by the then editor of Gomantak, Shri. Narayan Athawaley. He was actively involved in various social and cultural movementsin the state. During his tenure of 10 years of service to the daily Gomantakas its Editor,,he proved that newspaper can create constructive work for the development of people of this state. Late Shri Athawaley was also a journalist and Editor in his state of Maharashtra for several decades.

This luminary passed away an 28th of April 2011. The Management of Lokvishwas Pratishthan pays a tribute to him by recognizing the remarkable work of a journalist, editor or any institution involved in similar activities, across Goa and Maharashtra. The award is named as Shri. Narayan AthawaleySmrutiPatrakaritaPuraskar.This award is presented on 28th April annually to mark the death anniversary of Shri. Narayan Athawaley.

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So far, 8 Awards have been presented every, since 2012 :

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More details aboutMrAthawaley, brief bio, or newspapers he worked with, etc.