Mysuru, August 19:- Mysuru Nagarika Vedike dispatched essential commodities to flood-affected Gadag and Bagalkot districts with the help of self-help organisations. Seer Shivarathri Deshikendra Swamiji of Suttur Mutt was present on the occasion.
As informed by the deputy commissioner and the residents, commodities such as clothes, sarees, utensils, bed-sheets, coconut oil, toothpaste and toothbrush and other products were sent.
Industrialist R Guru, Vasudeva Bhat, PV Giri, Rashmi Koti, K Narendra, SP Manjunath, Shivakumaraswamy, R Mahesh and others were present.
The organisation members said that the materials are being sent to Belagavi, Yadgir and Mysuru districts on a priority basis. Secretary of the organisation, R Vasudeva Bhat said that compensation of Rs 1 crore will be given to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund. (MR/KS)