K. Mahadeva, secretary, Vokkaligara Sangha, Bangalore, inaugurated the Ninth International Geriatric Care-2012. here on Saturday.
Five elderly people — G.G. Dodwad (102), Sharada Nagappa Karningnavar(107), Shankaranand Maharaj Shedbal(102), Siddangouda Patil (102), and Santarama Bopale(103) — were felicitated on the occasion.
Natyabhushan Yenagi Balappa, 99, too was honoured.