Mysuru, July 24:- “Mayakara Gurukula is organising a state-level Cricket Tournament for priests and astrologers at Mysuru Railway Grounds at Yadavagiri here on July 28 and 29,” said Dr Muguru Dixit at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Monday.
He released the poster of the tournament and said that the priests and astrologers who are always busy with their work need to come out of their monotonous life and such tournaments would help them take a break briefly.
“Along with four teams from Mysuru, teams from Tumkur, Haveri, Bengaluru and Shivamogga will take part. Actor Sudeep unveiled the trophy in Bengaluru on July 21. The tournament will be inaugurated at 8.30 am on July 28. Chandrashekhar Shivacharya seer of Hukkeri, Dr Trinetra Mahanta Shivayogi seer, Commissioner of Police Dr A Subramanyeshwara Rao, MLA L Nagendra will be present,” he added.
He said that the winning team will be richer by Rs 10,000, while the runner-up will get Rs 5,000.
Nagendra of Vinayaka Puja stores, Bhaskar and Ramanath Gupta were present. (MR/KMR).