Madikeri: The district administration observed the 60th Kannada Rajyotsava day with a colourful and meaningful celebration on Sunday, Nov 1,
District’s minister-in-charge K J George hoisted and unfurled the state flag. MLA M P Appachu Ranjan, former minister M C Nanaiah, ZP vice president Allaranda Beena Bollamma, Kannada Sahitya Parishat district president T P Ramesh, CMC president Shrimati Bangera, Karnataka Kodava Sahitya Academy president B S Tammaiah, deputy commissioner Mir Anees Ahmaed, ZP CEO M Koorma Rao, superintendent of police Vartika Katiyar, additional DC M Satish Kumar, assistant commissioner of revenue Dr Nanjunde Gowda and others were present on the occasion.
George read out the Kannada Rajyotsava day message. A cultural display was a highlight of the programme.