Mysuru, October 10:- “Karnataka Rakshana Vedike is organising a convention of Kannadigas and Janapada Sambhrama on October 13 and 14 at Palace grounds in Bengaluru,” said district president of the organisation, Praveen Kumar here on Tuesday.
“Chief Minister Siddaramaiah will inaugurate the programme. Achievers from various fields will be felicitated on the occasion. Writer Dr Abdul Hameed will be awarded Jagajyothi Basaveshwara award, Hampa Nagarajaiah with Rashtrakavi Kuvempu award, S S Patil with Shanthaveri Gopala Gowda award, S Shivaram with Dr Raj Kumar award, K S Puttannaiah with M D Nanjundaswamy award, folk singer Radha Bayi with Dr S K Kareem Khan award and Ramakrishna with K Shyama Rao award,” he said.
District president Anand, city president M J Kiran Gowda, D S Jayachandra and others were present. (MR/KMR).