A jithkumar Memorial Cultural Forum has been doing significant work in the field of music-dance-drama for the last three years. On July 10, the organisation will felicitate senior dancer K.N. Raman, eminent musician R.K. Srikantan and veteran theatre artiste Master Hiranaiyya.

The venue for the felicitation is ADA Rangamandira, J.C. Road, Bangalore, 6.30 p.m. On the occasion, Nagashri Satwik, Shwetha Purushottam, and Nagashri will perform Bharatanatya.

Governor of Karnataka, H.R. Bharadwaj will be the chairperson. President of Sahitya Akademi, M.H. Krishnaiah will also be present.

Ankita Pustaka will release Lokanath Dikshith's “Dasharathi Dikshith: Naa Kanda Nanna Tande”. They will also release “Sidlu Mari” and “Gampara Gumpu” by Dasharathi Dikshith. B.S. Keshava Rao, M.S. Narasimha Murthy and H. Dundiraj will be present. The book will be released on July 11, Institute of World Culture, B.P. Wadia Road, Bangalore, 10.30 a.m.