Mysuru, June 4:- Chief Minister Siddaramaiah released ‘Nanu Kannambadi Katte’ book by historian Prof Nanjaraje Urs at Rani Bahadur auditorium of Manasagangotri on Sunday in the presence of Shivaratri Deshikendra seer of Suttur mutt.
“This book is unique in nature. CM felt curious to know about the book. The book has arose curiosity among the readers. Nanjaraje Urs presented the history of KRS with valid proofs,” said Shivaratri Deshikendra seer of Suttur mutt.
“The construction of the dam was delayed due to the opposition by the British. Nanjaraje Urs explained the story behind the dam with all the details. I have not yet read the book completely, but glanced through the pages. I will read the book as I am curious to know the history behind the reservoir. We are not getting justice in Cauvery issue even in tribunal. We are told to release 2000 cusecs of water every day to Tamil Nadu,” said Chief Minister Siddaramaiah.
District in charge minister Dr H C Mahadevappa, MP Dhruvanarayan, Prof Nanjaraje Urs and others were present. (RV)