Mysuru, January 16:- “State-level competitions and cultural events will be held to mark the 209th birthday of Louis Braille. The event will be organised by Louis Braille Seva Prathishtana,” said the founder of the association H G Yogesh.
“MCC corporator J S Jagadish will inaugurate the event at Nanjaraja Bahadur auditorium at 10 am on January 27. LBST trustee M Rajashekhar Murthy will preside over the event. N Geetha, Sundar Veena, Dr B G Naresh Kumar, and others will also be present,” he said.
“The valedictory programme will be held on January 28. Retired principal Prof H R Siddegowda, Deputy Commissioner D Randeep, deputy director of women and children welfare department K Radha and others will be present,” he added.
Second division clerk Veerakyathaiah will be feted with Louis Braille award, Rs 10,000 cash award and a certificate on the occasion.
T D Mahesh, B Prakash, Rajashekhar Murthy were present. (MR/KMR).