KARNATAKA

Preparations on for sammelana

Special Correspondent

GULBARGA: President of the Kannada Sahitya Parishat Veerabhadra Simpi on Friday said preparations were on for the 10th Gulbarga district Kannada Sahitya Sammelana being held here after 16 years with the formation of sub-committees.

Addressing presspersons here, Mr. Simpi said the last sammelana was held here in 1991. The parishat had elected writer and head of the Publication Department of Gulbarga University D.B. Nayak president of the sammelana to be held at the Bapugouda Dharshanapur Rangamandira.

He said Chandrashekar Revoor, MLA, had been elected chairman of the reception committee and senior Dalit leader Vittal Doddamani was the working president of the committee.