Madikeri: Senior journalist Anil H T was conferred the annual award of Kodagu Press Club at Patrika Bhavan in the city on Thursday.
Anil had highlighted the plight of three- wheelers due to lockdown, in his article published in Shakti daily last year.
Responding to the report, various associations including Sri Bodha Swaroopananda Swamiji of Sri Ramakrishna Ashram, Ponnampet had helped 3,500 autorickshaw drivers in Kodagu district.
The award was conferred in memory of departed journalist K B Mahantesh.
Press Club President Ajjamada Ramesh Kuttappa, District Journalists Association President Savita Rai among several others were present.
– Team Mysoorunews