Mysuru, July 24:- “District Administration, Kannada and Culture Department and Hadapada Appanna Jayanti Committee are jointly organising Hadapada Appanna jayanti at Kalamandir at 11:30 am on July 27,” said the president of the committee N R Nagesh at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Tuesday.
“Minister G T Devegowda will inaugurate the programme. Tourism Minister Sa Ra Mahesh will pay floral tributes to the image of Hadapada Appanna. Chamaraja Constituency MLA L Nagendra, Shadakshari Deshikendra Seer of Mudukanapura will be present. Zilla Panchayat president Nayeema Sultana, Members of Parliament Pratap Simha, R Dhruvanarayan, MLAs AH Vishwanath, Tanveer Sait, S A Ramadas, K Mahadev, Dr Yatindra Siddaramaiah, Harshavardhan, Ashwin Kumar, Anil Chikkamadu, MLC Marithibbegowda, R Dharmasena, K T Srikantegowda, K V Narayanaswamy and others will attend the event,” he said.
“A bike rally will be held from Kote Anjaneyaswamy Temple to Kalamandir at 9 am. Director of Devaraja Urs Research Centre, Prof N V Narasimhaiah will flag off the rally. More than 3000 members will take part in the rally,” he added.
Nagesh urged the Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy to give ST tag to Savita Samaja. He requested the government to provide Constitutional option to file a complaint against those who insult the community members.
Nataraj, Kumar, V Manjunath, V Rajkumar, Harish, Ram Prakash, Shivanna, S Babu, Mike Prakash and others were present. (MR/KMR).