While Moily received the prestigious award for his epic poetry 'Sri Bahubali Ahimsadigvijayam' in Kannada, Subramaniam won the award for her poetry collection, "When God is a Traveller", in English.
The former Union minister also voiced strong support for poll strategist Prashant Kishor's induction into the Congress and said those opposing his entry into the party were 'anti-reform'.
The former Union minister said if states resort to deploying their own police forces to resolve the border disputes, the internal security of the country will be jeopardised.
Moily said India levies one of the highest taxes on petrol and diesel in the world, and asserted that this 'illogical taxation liability' will have to be halted immediately.
Harsha had re-tweeted his father’s tweet, which highlighted the alleged role of money power in ticket distribution in Congress party.
Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee issues notice to Veerappa Moily’s son Harsha for controversial tweet
Harsha is seeking the Congress party ticket from Karkala Assembly segment. He is said be managing his father’s Twitter account from which the controversial tweet was put out.