The Karnataka Souhardha Samyuktha Cooperative Federation will hold a State-level convention of women cooperatives on August 30 at the Town Hall here. The objective of the meet is to create awareness among the cooperatives on various government schemes.

Over 1,500 women cooperatives will take part in it. Chief Minister Jagadish Shettar will inaugurate the convention. Minister for Cooperation Minister B.J. Puttaswamy and Energy Minister Shobha Karandlaje will participate, according to chairman of the federation S.R. Satishchandra. — Staff Reporter