Mysuru, June 25:- District administration decided to observe Kempegowda jayanti on June 27 here in the city. A meeting was held to discuss regarding Kempegowda jayanti on Saturday at DC office. MLA Vasu presided over the meeting.
“Government is organising Kempegowda jayanti for the first time. Okkaliga organisation wants jayanti to be observed in all districts on the same day. As there is a limited time, everyone should take up the responsibility. The folk style songs hailing the achievements of Kempegowda will be presented. A procession will be held from Kote Anjaneya temple. Tableau and art teams will take part in the procession,” MLA said.
ADC Venkatesh, assistant director of Kannada and culture department H Channappa, Dr Mahadeva, Prasanna Gowda, and others were present. (BM)