Mysuru, June 1:- “Dr De Javaregowda contributed to Kannada language as a writer and also brought glory to the University of Mysore (UoM) as its Vice Chancellor,” said writer Malali Vasanth Kumar on Wednesday. He was speaking after inaugurating a programme organised to in honour of Dejagow at Kalamandir.
“He tried to make Kuvempu’s dream come true. Dejagow made Prasaranga an active forum and introduced encyclopedias. His statue should be installed near Senate hall,” he opined.
Senior writer C P Krishnakumar, Prof S G Bhat, social worker Raghuram, Prof K Bhyravamurthy, Dr Neelagiri Talawar and others were present. (MR/BM).