SHIMOGA: Sahana S. Prabhu, a student of Kamala Nehru Memorial Women's College here, is the only NSS candidate from Kuvempu University, which has jurisdiction over Shimoga, Chitradurga, Davanagere and Chikmagalur districts, to have been selected to participate in the prestigious Republic Day Parade in New Delhi.
She was among the 10 NSS candidates from the university selected to take part in the final selection held in Cheratala in Kerala. Ms. Prabhu was selected as a member of the NSS contingent to participate in the Republic Day Parade.
Ms. Prabhu has excelled in several co-curricular activities, bringing laurels to the institutions she has studied in. Keenly interested in drama, dance and painting, she won the second and third prizes for two years consecutively at the State-level drama competition for her performance in the play "Raktakshi" written by Kuvempu.
Ms. Prabhu is the daughter of K. Shankar Prabhu, who is employed in Canara Bank, and Revathi. She studied at Mary Immaculate School and at DVS Independent Junior College.