AksharaSilpam rising 32 feet from the pedestal was another prestigious Project undertaken by our Library at a cost of Rs.65 Lakhs. The foundation stone of this Silpam was laid on 5th February 2012 by Shri.Oommen Chandy Chief Minister of Kerala in the presence of Home Minister Shri.ThiruvanchoorRadhakrishnan. The work was completed in two years by World Renowned Sculptor Kanai Kunhiraman who on completion has declared it as his Masterpiece.
Chief Minister Oommen Chandy had unveiled the ‘AksharaSilpam’, on Sunday, the 31st of May 2015. Speaking on the occasion, the Chief Minister said that ‘AksharaSilpam’ is a symbol of change and through it Kottayam has received a new Landmark.