Staff Correspondent

BELLARY: For the first time in many months, the office of the District Congress Committee here was full of activity on Sunday. Following the announcement of N.Y. Hanumanthappa’s candidature for Bellary constituency, the party organised a meeting of office-bearers which was addressed by R.V. Deshpande, president of the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee, and its working president D.K. Shivakumar.

A host of leaders including K.C. Kondaiah, K.S.L. Swamy, E. Tukaram, Anil Lad, M.P. Prakash, Allum Veerbhadrappa and N.M. Nabi participated.