Actor-turned-MP Vijay Shanti will inaugurate a function to felicitate Vaijanath Patil and other leaders of the Hyderabad Karnataka Horata Samiti here on January 16.

Telangana movement leaders such as K. Keshav Rao and Rajeshwar Rao will speak on the occasion. Pandit Chidri, vice-president of the samiti, told presspersons here on Friday that D.B. Chandre Gowda, MP, and A.K. Subbaiah, former Leader of the Opposition, Legislative Council , would be present.

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