Mysuru, January 17:- “Karnataka Rajya Vokkaligara Vikasa Vedike is organising Sankranti Poets’ Summit to mark the birth centenary of Jayachamarajendra Wodeyar and in memory of seer Balagangadharanatha Swami at Sri Rangacharlu Memorial Town Hall on Ashoka Road here on January 19,” said the president of the association H L Yamuna at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Thursday.
“Zilla Panchayat president Sa Ra Nandish will inaugurate the event at 11:30 am. President of Government Employees’ Association H K Ramu, Dr S P Yoganna of Suyog Hospital, K Deepak of Patrakarthara Abhyudaya Sangha will be present,” he added.
Nandish Urs of Urs Mandali urged the government to observe the jayanti of Jayachamarajendra Wodeyar and he also asked the government to allot Rs 1 crore for the same.
Writer H S Lakshmegowda will inaugurate the Poets’ Summit at 10:30 am. Writer M T Nagaraj will preside over the event. Writer Dr Suneetha, Hanchya Swamy Gowda, entrepreneur P Chandrashekhar and S Vijayendra will be present.
Interested may enroll themselves with Dr Suneetha. For more details, call cell: 73486 02329.
Dasegowda, Lakshmi Gowda and Kumar were present. (MR/KMR)