Preview meeting of 83rd Akhila Bharata Kannada Sahitya Sammelana was held at the office of Deputy Commissioner on Friday.
The meeting came to a decision to conduct the convention by June end or first week of July. A welcome committee will be formed that includes representatives of the district. The location of the main stage will be decided after discussing it with Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and District In-Charge Minister Dr H C Mahadevappa. The next meeting will be held in the presence of Dr Mahadevappa on April
27 at the ZP auditorium. Members of pro-Kannada organisations, artists will be invited for the meeting.
Deputy Commissioner D Randeep presided over the meeting. President of the district Kannada Sahitya Parishat Y D Rajanna, former president Chandru and others were present in the meeting.