Staff Correspondent

MYSORE: Amateur theatre groups and film enthusiasts have organised a programme to felicitate noted theatre and film actor Prakash Rai on Saturday on Lido theatre premises.

Film and theatre actor Mandya Ramesh, convener of felicitation committee, said in a press release that Mr. Rai would be felicitated for making the Kannada film industry proud by bagging the national award for his performance in Tamil film Kanjeevaram.

Mr. Rai is visiting Mysore for the release of his first directorial venture Naanu Nanna Kanasu.