Thiruvananthapuram: Shweta Menon came with her 40 days old
daughter Sabaina on Monday to accept the state film awards for 2011
in a function held at Senate Hall in Thiruvananthapuram on Monday.
Chief minister Oommen Chandy gave away the awards. Minister Ganesh
Kumar was also present at the function.
All eyes were struck on the cute little 'bundle of joy' that
Shweta Menon was carrying on the day of the state film awards
distribution function. The bundle in question was Swetha's 40 days
old daughter Sabaina who accompanied her to the stage to receive
the best actress award.
Dileep bagged the best actor award for his performance in
Vellari Pravinte Changathy. Minister Ganesh Kumar,
Priyadasan, jury chairman Bhagyaraj were present. None of them
could take their eyes off the little girl. Shwetha received the
award for her performance in Salt and Pepper.
Best director award was bagged by Blessy for the film
Pranayam. Veteran comedian Jagathy was conferred with the
best comedian award. Sree Kumaran Thampy received the award in the
absence of Jagathy.
The popular film Salt & Pepper received the award
for the best entertainment film. The award was presented to Ashiq
Abu and producer R Sadanandan for the film.