Mysuru, January 29:- A bullock cart race was held by the cattle traders association of Periyapattana at Bylakuppe on Sunday.
The competitors showed a lot of skills to make a mark on the day. People, who had gathered in large numbers, were enthralled by the race. Former president of Bylakuppe village panchayat, M B Manjunath presided over the event and appreciated the authorities for organising such a rural sport.
Bulls of Karthik Kiranguru won first prize and a cash award of Rs 50,000. Hasuvina Balaga Bylakuppe emerged runner-up and Murali of Siddalingapura won the third prize.
Taluk panchayat former member Navilur Mahadev, K Vijay Kumar, Dinesh, Manjesh, Mahadev, Ramanna, Sharath, Nagesh and others were present. (MR/RBR).