SIRSI: Social worker and theatre activist G.G. Dixit Kalave was felicitated on his 80th birthday at his village Kalave. Vedamurthy Nagendra Bhat felicitated Mr. Dixit and released a sovenier Dixit Vrattanta Vishesh.Vigneshwar Sharma, chief guest, said Mr. Dixit deserved the honour.
Actor Nirnalli Ramakrishna, chief guest, called Mr. Dixit the Shivram Karant of Uttara Kannada district. Shivanand Kalave delivered the introductory speech.