: The Kannada Koota in Kuwait has donated Rs. 6 lakh to the city-based Maheshwari Blind School and Rs.10 lakh to Aruna Chetan School in Bangalore.

In a press release here on Friday, Rajesh Heda, president of the Belgaum District Association for the Blind, and Vaijayanti Chougala, principal of Maheshwari school, thanked the Kannada Koota for the gesture, which they said would go a long way in supporting education and development of blind children studying in their school. — Special Correspondent.