Mysuru, June 1:- “BJP Yuva Morcha of Krishnaraja constituency is organising day and night kabaddi tournament for the party workers on June 3 and 4 at the ground near Panchagavi mutt,” said President of K R Yuva Morcha, H S Jayashankar at a press meet on Thursday.
“The tournament is being organised to mark the 100th birth anniversary celebrations of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya. MP Pratap Simha will inaugurate the tournament on June 3 at 3 pm. Former minister S A Ramadas, cine actors Srinagara Kitti, Bhavana Belagere, Sooraj Gowda, Arjuna awardee Kabaddi player B C Ramesh and others will take part in the inaugural ceremony,” he said.
“Actors Priyamani, Dhananjay, BJP district president Dr B H Manjunath, city Yuva morcha president Gokul Govardhan and others will be present for the valedictory programme on June 4 at 6 pm,” he said.
“Teams of 21 wards will take part in the tournament. The top 3 teams will be rewarded with Rs 25,000, Rs 15,000 and Rs 10,000 respectively,” he said.
Corporator B V Manjunath, Venkatesh Prasad, Bramhendra Prasad, K M Nishanth, Kumar Gowda and others were present at the press meet. (MR/KMR).