Mysuru, July 22:- Siddalinga Shivacharya Seer of Vatalu Mutt in T Narasipur who has been honoured with honorary doctorate was felicitated by Karnataka Itihasa Samskruthika Kala Samsthe at a function held at Mysuru Press Club on Saturday.
“The mutt has been looking after children of all castes and religions equally. The mutt provides free food and education to the poor and needy. I had initially refised to accept the honorary doctorate from Indian Virtual Academy for Peace and Education. Later I accepted doctorate after JSS Seer advised me to accept the recognition,” the Seer said.
Former deputy director of Cooperation department C Mahadevaiah, Dr S E Mahadevappa, KPCC state convener Kalaiah and others were present. (KMR, NGB)