Here’s the statement from the National Film Award Jury Chairman Priyadarshan about the Special Jury Award given for Mohanlal. He said in a interview given to Manorama news after the announcement of awards that there’s only one Jury Prize. So those who come to the final round with equal performance and with more votes and consider as deserved for the award will be get that Special Jury Award. He also say’s Mohanlal was considered for both Malayalam and Telugu languages. He had three films which are Pulimutugan, Janatha Garage and Munthiri Vallikal Thalirkkumbol.
Check out the interview video here :