Yuvajana mela at Koodige from April 21

Yuvajana mela at Koodige from April 21

MLA M P Appachu Ranjan chairing a preparatory meet to discuss on the Mysore divisional-level Yuvajana mela scheduled to be held in Kodagu.

He was speaking at a preparatory meeting here on on Friday. About nine committees were constituted to look into the success of the mela.

The samithi will have all the Zilla Panchayat members, Taluk Panchayat President and Vice-President, Kushalnagar, Koodige, and Koodumangalore Gram Panchayat President and Vice Presidents along with the office-bearers of the Youth Federation.

Deputy Commissioner K H Ashwathanarayana Gowda said all should cooperate to organise the yuvajana mela in a systematic manner. Superintendent of Police Manjunath K Annigeri said that the police department will provide security during the mela.

Zilla Panchayat Deputy Secretary S Y Basavarajappa said the lodging facility for 800 participants will be provided at DIET in Koodige.

Another meeting will be held on April 19 to discuss on the preparations for the yuvajana mela. About 800 youth from Mysore, Kodagu, Mandya, Chamarajanagara, Hassan, Chikmagalur, Dakshina Kannada and Udupi will take part. The State government has already released a sum of Rs 2 lakh towards Yuvajana mela.