Vittla Joshi Foundation will organise a two-day programme in memory of Yakshagana comedy artiste Vittla Gopalakrishna Joshi at Rajangana here from February 2.

Addressing presspersons here on Wednesday, president of the foundation Harish Joshi said “Rasikaratna”, a commemorative volume on Gopalakrishna Joshi, would be released. “Tala maddale” and “Yakshagana bayalata” would be held. The programme would be inaugurated by Vishwavallabha Tirtha Swamiji in the evening. This would be followed by staging of a Tulu play, “Jokulu balelu”. An exhibition photographs of Gopalakrishna Joshi would be inaugurated on February 3.