story collection of Chandra, wife of journalist turned PRO VK
Sundar and assistant of director Amir was released by director
Bharathiraja in a function held in T Nagar in Chennai last week.
Chandra has worked with Aamir in his Blockbusters Ram and Paruthi
Though she is working in the media, her thirst for literature
never fades. With the moral support of her husband Sundar, she has
written many stories and poetry in the past. Now she has released
her compilation of short stories titled Poonaigal Illatha Veedu A
home without cats.
Directors Bharathiraja, Amir, Karu Pazhaniyappan, writer Charu
Niveditha, lyricist Na Muthukumar, among others, spoke on the
occasion. Charu Niveditha said, "This is the first book in Tamil I
have read after a long time and the work and writing style of
Chandra is commendable!"
puthiran, a renowned writer in the literary circle has published
this book behalf of his publication house Uyirmai. It is worth
recalling that Chandra had received the second prize in a contest
for woman writers, conducted by Kalachuvadu Trust during the
centenary of renowned writer Puthumai Pithan. The award was given
by the then president Dr APJ Abdul Kalam in a literary conference
held by Kalachuvadu in Coimbatore during 2006 December.