Staff Correspondent

DHARWAD: Shehnai exponent Pandit Dayashankar, bansuri exponent Pandit Rajendra Prasanna, vocalists Padma Talawalkar and Ustad Rashid Khan are some of the famous artistes who will perform during the Dharwad Zilla Utsav.

Deputy Commissioner Darpan Jain said that Nrityarutya troupe from Bangalore, which had presented fusion dance and music programmes at 400 places across the country, would also be performing during the utsav.

Two famed Odyssi artistes Sonal Mansingh and Ileana Citaristi would also be performing during the utsav, he said.

Ranga Vidyushak troupe of Bhopal and Surabhi troupe from Hyderabad will stage plays along with Ninasam troupe, during the utsav.