D K Shivakumar fan club, celebrated the Energy Minister’s birthday in a meaningful way by distributing 250 LED bulbs to the poor, thus creating an awareness on the need to save energy. A press release from the fan club stated that the three years of Congress government has been satisfactory and pro- poor.
The Minister for Energy D K Shiva Kumar has come up with various new initiatives including save energy campaigns. Congress leader, Shrinath Babu who distributed the bulbs urged the public to save energy by using LED as they are bright and cost effective. The saved energy could be utilized for agrarian purposes. He also advised the public to exchange LED bulbs instead of playing Tambola (housie housie) during social gatherings.
Karnataka Exhibition Authority Chairman R Murthy, Club members G Raghavendra, Raghu, Kariappa, Somashekar and others were present.