Senior leaders of the Bharatiya Janata Party congratulated Kannada writer Chandrashekhar Kambar on being selected for the Jnanpith Award. In separate letters to Dr. Kambar , State party president K.S. Eshwarappa, the former Chief Minister B.S. Yeddyurappa and national general secretary Ananth Kumar showered praises on him andsaid such a literary achievement has made Kannadigas proud. — Special Correspondent

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