Actress Manju Warrier congratulated the Kerala State Film Award winners Nivin Pauly, Nazriya Nazim and others on Tuesday.
The actress took to her Facebook page to convey her wishes for the awardees, pointing out that besides a recognition, accolades are also milestones in the path of one's growth.
She recalled that whenever she saw Nivin's performance, she felt that he was not far from the Best Actor award. She added that though she has not watched Sudhev Nair's film, she has heard a lot about his acting in "My Life Partner", which one him Best Actor award along with Nivin ("Bangalore Days", "1983").
Then she addresses Nazriya as her little sister, saying that the young actress deserved the award and like all viewers, she too liked the actress in "Ohm Shanthi Oshaana" and "Bangalore Days".
The actress also mentioned the names of other winners including Sanal Kumar Sashidharan (Best Director "Oraalpokkam"), Jayaraj (Best Film: "Ottal"), Sethulakshmi (Best Character Role - Female: "How Old Are You"), Anoop Menon (Best Character Role - Male: "1983" and "Vikramadithyan"), Anjali Menon (Best Script Writer - Original: "Bangalore Days"), Ranjith: Best Screenplay - Adaptation: "Njan"), KJ Yesudas (Best Playback Singer - Male) and Shreya Ghoshal (Best Playback Singer - Female).
Manju Warrier concluded the post, saying that she is glad that all the streams of the cinema were recognised this time.
Manju Warrier had made a comeback with Roshan Andrrews "How Old Are You?" in 2014, followed by Sathyan Athikkad's "Ennum Eppozhum" opposite Mohanlal earlier this year. She will be next seen in Aashiq Abu's "Rani Padmini" along with Rima Kallingal.