Mangaluru, November 16: Panchami Maroor from Moodbidri received the ‘National Child Award for Exceptional Achievement- 2015’ from the president of India Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday, November 14th. The award is given by the central women and child development ministry.
Panchami is a student of Jain high school in Moodbidri.
In the award presenting ceremony held at Rashtapathi Bahvan, parents of Panchami – Parshwanath and Deepasree and her brother Pratham Maroor had participated.
Receives State award:
Panchami Maroor was also selected for the award given by state women and child development ministry. The State Governor Vajubhai Vala presented the award in a ceremony held at Jawaharlal Balbhavan in Cubbon Park, Bengaluru on Saturday. On behalf of Panchami, Sudesh Jain Makkimane received the award from Governor.