Staff Correspondent

MYSORE: The third edition of Swadeshi Mela, organised by the Centre for Bharatiya Marketing Development, will be held from December 14 in Mysore in which around 150 exhibitors will take part.

Convener of the mela and former MLA A. Ramdas told presspersons that the seven-day mela would be inaugurated by Deputy Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa.

Seer of Pejawara Math Vishweshwara Theertha Swamiji and National Convener of Swadeshi Jagaran Manch Muralidhar Rao would be present.

He said, "The native products and wares to be exhibited are the Indian response to the emerging economic challenge to the nation."