Mysuru, September 14:- Dalit Welfare Trust, Ashokapuram Abhimanigala Balaga, Gangothri Research Students’ Association in association with progressive associations is conducting Mahisha Dasara on September 18, said Shantharaju of Dalit Welfare Trust at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Thursday.
“The motorcycle rally will be held to mark Mahisha Dasara from Dalit Colony to Chamundi Hills. The rally will begin at 12 noon from Hardinge Circle. Floral tribute will be paid to the statue of Mahishasura to inaugurate the Mahisha Dasara. The existence of Mahishasura in the history of Mysuru is sidelined intentionally. No book has been written on Mahishasura, who was a Buddhist monk,” he added.
Writers Bannur K Raju, Siddaswamy, Govindaraju, Surendra were present.