Tumkur. Jan. 31, 2012. Mateen Aarif, senior journalist and Tumkur District Correspondent of the Urdu daily Salar, was honoured for his contribution to journalism, at the Republic Day and Kannada Rajyotsava celebrations here recently.
The award was presented to him by Sri Shivanandacharya. S. Naganna, President of Praja Pragati, former MLA K.N. Rajanna, and other dignitaries were present on the occasion.
Photo: Irfan Khan