The Basava Samiti, Bangalore will observe the 101st birth anniversary of former acting President of India B.D. Jatti, who was also the samiti’s founder. The function will be on Saturday at 10.30 a.m. at Ravindra Kalakshetra on J.C. Road. Union Minister of Petroleum and Natural Gas M. Veerappa Moily will inaugurate the event and Minister for Cooperation Mahadeva Prasad will release Mr. Jatti’s autobiography titled Nanage Nane Madhari . On the occasion, Hindustani vocalist Sangeeta Katti Kulkarni and her troupe will present ‘vachana sangeeta’.
— Staff Reporter