Mysuru, June 6:- Corporator M V Ramaprasad organised an event to offer financial help to film actors at the hall of Government Guest House at Nazarbabad here on Friday (June 5).
District in-charge Minister ST Somashekar who inaugurated the event, distributed Rs 75,000 to artistes. BJP leader H V Rajeev presided over the event. MLC Sandesh Nagaraj donated Rs 75,000, Rajeev donated Rs 25,000 and industrialist Amaranath Raje Urs donated Rs 25,000.
30 artistes were provided Rs 8,000 each. Senior actors Dingri Nagaraj, Rekha Das, Vaidyanath Biradar, Shankar Ashwath, Mysuru Ramananda and other actors were present.
Somashekar asked the artistes not to worry and said the government is with them.
BJP city president T S Srivatsa, BJP rural president Mahendra, Mymul president Ashok, C Sandeep, Somesh, Dharmendra, Advait, Shivu, Ramachandra and Prabhakar were present. (MR/KS)