Mandya remembers Sir MV

Mandya remembers Sir MV

Floral tributes offered, sweets distributed, blood donation camp

Mandya remembers Sir MV

 
City Municipal Council President Arunkumar, Zilla Panchayat President Leelavati and others at a function organised in Mandya on Wednesday, in connection with 150th birth anniversary of Sir M Visvesvaraya.DH PHOTO Leaders of various political parties, members of various organisations garlanded the statue of Sir M Visvesaraya at Cauvery Vana. They also remembered his contributions to the fields of education, irrigation and industry in the district.

City Municipal Council President Arunkumar, Zilla Panchayat President Leelavathi, S Honnaiah, Mallaradhya Prasanna, Linganna Bandhukar, former Kannada Sahitya Parishat President Dharanendaraiah participated in ‘Visveswara Namana’-a programme held to pay rich tributes to Sir MV.On this occasion, the members of Bhavasar Kshatriya Yuvaka Sangha donated blood at a camp organised at Panduranga Bhavan.

 District Youth Congress President M S Chidambar, Dr Vasumathi Rao, Meera Shivalingaiah and others were present.In another function, members of Sir M V Geleyara Balaga offered floral tributes to the portrait of Sir M V at Hosahalli circle in Mandya and distributed sweets. District Janata Dal (Secular) President D Ramesh, Vice-President Chikkanna and CMC member Shivaprakash Babu