Dr. D.M. Nagaraju, retired Director (Epigraphy), Archaeological Survey of India, Mysuru, will be awarded ‘Dr. Ba.Ra. Gopal Shasana Datti Prashasti’ at the 36th Annual Conference of Karnataka Ithihasa Academy to be held at Sri Annapoorneshwari Sannidhana in Horanadu of Chikkamagaluru district from Nov. 24 to 26. The award is in recognition of his service to the fields of Karnataka history, culture and inscription.