The function to present 2016 awards of Vilakku was held on March 10, 2018 at Metropole Hotel, Madurai.
The awardees Professor Raj Gowthaman and Poet Samayavel were felicitated by prominent writers and critics. Vilakku Vice-President G. Rajaram, New Haven, CT presented the awards.
The event was organized by A. Vetrivel, Madurai and R. Mahalingam, Bengaluru.
Please see the news clips, pictures and videos of the speeches.
Videos of speeches by ஸ்டாலின் ராஜாங்கம், எஸ். ராமகிருஷ்ணன், ச. தமிழ்செல்வன், ச. தேவதாஸ், வ. கீதா, சமயவேல் and ராஜ் கௌதமன் below.