Mysuru, August 8:- The District Administration has decided to celebrate the birthday of former chief minister D Devaraja Urs with fervour on August 22, at a meeting held at the deputy commissioner’s office here on Monday.
Additional Deputy Commissioner B R Poornima chaired the meeting.
“On the occasion, a lecture programme will be organised on the life and achievements of Devaraja Urs by well-known persons who knew him better. A procession will be organised with the portrait of Devaraja Urs from the city to the programme venue Kalamandir,” she said
Backward communities development officer B R Roopa, Information and Publicity Department assistant director Mahesh N S and others were present.