News Date: 12th Apr, 11
The very first Hindu Saregama MS Subbulakshmi award ceremony was held recently in Chennai..
The chief guest, former president of India Bharat Ratna Dr. APJ Abdul Kalam, presented the marble tambura award to young carnatic singer Nisha P Rajagopal..
Dr Kalam highlighted the potential of artists to contribute to national development using their respective art as a medium.
Dr Kalam has always been devoted to MS amma and expressed his happiness at being present for the first award ceremony..
N Ram (The Hindu), addressed the gathering.. Mr. K Siva kumar, Managing partner, RmKV, Mr Kuppuswamy, MD Karur Vysa Bank, and Mr. Apur Nagpal,MD, Saregama India Ltd were also present at the occasion..