The Telugu Association of North America (TANA) will organise Chaitanya Sravanthi-2008 at Ravindra Bharathi in Hyderabad on December 27.
According to TANA president-elect and interim president Jayaram Komati, the annual Gidugu Rama Murthy Award will be presented to Ramesh Babu for his outstanding services rendered to Telugu language. He will be the fourth person to receive the award which includes a citation and Rs 50,000 cash prize.
TANA will also honour Chukka Sattaiah, a native of Janagaon of Warangal district and an Oggu katha artist, for his services to the Arts. A citation and Rs 10,000 would be given to him.