P M Veerendra

P.M. Veerendra is the Principal Correspondent for <em>The Hindu</em> in Shivamogga. He is interested in documenting and reporting the economic, socio-cultural transformation the Malnad region is undergoing in recent times. He covers a wide range of issues including agriculture, politics, crime, infrastructure, environment and education. He feels at home in the forest and comfortable amidst books, likes to trek, and is an aficionado of Yakshagana, cricket and theatre.