Gavimata seer Shri Guru Basavalingaswami scored second highest marks in the MA (Sanskrit) exam conducted by University of Mysore. He was bestowed with Dr P D Krishna Swamy memorial gold medal at the recently held 97th convocation ceremony of the University of Mysore. He won 9 gold medals in total including cash award.
Former medical education minister S A Ramdass visited the mutt to congratulate the seer on his special feat. Along with the minister, KR constituency BJP president B V Manjunath, KR BJP yuva morcha president Jayshankar, Shivappa, Basavaraju, Suresh, Nagraj and others were present.