Mysuru, October 3:- Minister of Mines and Geology, CC Patil inaugurated Farmers’ Dasara Sports Meet at Oval Grounds of University of Mysore here on Wednesday.
“State has received good rains this year. Farmers are happy. Many have suffered from floods as well. I pray to Goddess Chamundeshwari to bless the farmers,” he said.
Several competitions, including running with both legs tied inside sack bags, running with water-filled pots, running with 3 water-filled pots, running with manure bags, running with a spoon with lemon in the mouth, kesarugadde ota and others were held.
Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha, president of Raitha Dasara subcommittee Ramesh Kumar, Mahantheshappa, Dr Ajith Kumar and others were present. (MR/KS)