Mysuru, September 20:- MLA L Nagendra advised students to take part in extracurricular and sports activities along with studies. He was speaking after inaugurating 104th Jayanti of seer Dr Shivarathri Rajendra of Suttur Mutt and cultural, literary and sports activities of JSS College for Women at Saraswathipuram here on Thursday.
“Participating in sports keeps one fit and healthy. Have respect and affection towards the institution that has given you education. You have to contribute to the institution where you have studied. You have a responsibility towards building a better society,” he said.
“Suttur Mutt has contributed to the society in spiritual, education, health and other fields. The mutt has thousands of years of heritage. Seer Rajendra looked after the mutt at a very young age. He provided free hostel for poor children. Irrespective of caste, the mutt is giving quality education to all,” he added.
Writer Dr Kabbinale Vasantha Bharadwaj, corporator C Vedavathi, athlete MR Dhanush, principal KV Suresh, academic dean Dr HB Suresh, principal of PU College MP Rajeshwari and others were present. (MR/GK)