PADMA BHUSHAN FOR CHITTUREANS
President of India bestowed the top ranking PADMA BHUSHAN on the dancing Duo Smt. SHANTA DHANANJAYAN & Shri V.P.DHANANJAYAN on the eve of Republic Day 2009.
Smt .Shanta Dhananjayan traces her roots at Chittur. During a personal interview with Col Mohan, she recalled her childhood days at Chittur and said that her dancing career was groomed at the modest Dance Class near erstwhile Sitaram Cinema, Chittur.
The Dancing Duo were at Chittur on 08 Feb 2009 when the proud members of her family gave them a warm reception at the CHERUBALA NALUKETTU. They were also felicitated by the Chittur - Tattamangalam Municipality at a public function held the same evening. A page is being dedicated for the dancing duo on this site shortly with all details.DHANANJAYANS have indeed done pride to this humble hamlet called Chittur.