Mysuru, February 27:- “The 17th District Kannada Sahitya Sammelana will be held in Nanjangud from February 29 to March 1,” said District Kannada Sahitya Parishat president Dr Y D Rajanna at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Thursday.
“The conference will be held at Srikanta Shastry Maha Mantapa. Senior folklore scholar TS Rajappa will preside over the event. Daughter of Kuvempu, writer Tarini Chidananda will inaugurate the conference. District in-charge Minister V Somanna, Chamarajanagar Member of Parliament V Srinivas Prasad, Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha and others will be present,” he added.
“The sammelana president will be brought to the conference stage in a mega procession. The conference will be held for two days. All the preparations have been completed. I request literature enthusiasts to attend the conference in large numbers,” Dr Rajanna said.
Former KaSaPa president Chandrashekar and others were present. (KS, NGB)