Four-Day Dasara Poets’ Meet From Sept. 24
Mysuru: The four-day Dasra Poets’ Meet will be held at Jaganmohan Palace from Sept.24 to 27, said Dasara Kavi Goshti Sub-Committee Working President Dr. N.K Lolakshi at a press meet yeterday.
In all, there will be four sessions – Vikasa Kavi Goshti(24 poets from Mysuru division comprising kodagu, Chamarajanagar, Mandya and Hassan), Vinoda Kavi Goshti(8 reputed senior poets including Dundiraj, Dr. Chandrashekar Patil), Visishta Kavi Goshti(2 transgenders, 3 devadasis, 3 rehabilitated women, 2 tribals, 4 inmates of old-age homes, 6 specially-abled and a foreigner) and Vikyata Kavi Goshti(1 poet each from 30 districts apart from 6 regional languages like Kodava, Tulu, Konkani, Urdu, Byari and Arebashe).
Music Director Hamsalekha, poet Siddalingaiah, District in-Charge Minister Dr. H.C. Mahadevappa and MLAs will attend the inaugural ceremony.
Police Training School Principal Dharanidevi Malagatti, writter K.B. Siddaiah, Lata Hamsalekha, actor-politician Mukhyamantri Chandru, MLC jayamala and Kannada Development Authority Chairman S.G Siddaramaiah will attend during various sessions.
Yoga Dasara Sub-Committee working president K. Ramya, Secretary Dr. Seethalakshmi, Kavi Goshti Sub-Committee Dy. special Officer Dr. B.K.S Vardhan and Secretary B. Manjunath were present at the press meet.