Wed, Jun 01, 2016, 01:29 PM
Music composer AR Rahman was conferred with the Japan's Fukuoka prize, 2016 , a prestigious award on Monday. He was awarded for his cntribution and showcasing South Asian traditional fusion music. It is to be mentioned here that the Fukuoka Prize is an award established by the city of Fukuoka, and the Yokatopia Foundation. The prize is offered to honour the outstanding work of individuals in preserving or creating Asian culture.