Bangalore University has come forward to provide land to install the statue of Bhuvaneshwari to commemorate the 77th Akhila Bharata Kannada Sahitya Sammelan held in the city recently.

Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa, while participating in the inauguration of the sammelan last week, stated that statue of Bhuvaneshwari would be installed in the city.


The Syndicate of the university, which met here on Thursday, unanimously passed a resolution to provide 10 acres of land at Jnana Bharathi campus for the statue and develop a world-class Kannada literature and research centre on this land, according to a release.