Mangaluru, Jan 26, 2016: The official invitation to the ’Sahabaalve Saagara’ convention and its poster was released by retired principal and author Chandrakala Nandavara at a gathering in front of the DK DC office Mangaluru on January 25, Monday. The poster will be displayed prominently in all parts of the city.
A national convention of like-minded individuals hailing from different strata of society and professions and representing a number of organizations is scheduled to be held at Mangaluru Town Hall on January 30. The convention ‘Sahabaalve Saagara’, focuses on peaceful and harmonious co-existence as a basic aim all over the nation.
Sadanand Suvarna, an award-winning theatre personality based in the city, has been chosen the honorary president of the reception committee constituted for the convention. Dr Srinivas Kakkillaya is the working president.
The focus & theme :
The event on Jan 30 will commemorate Mahatma Gandhi’s death anniversary. Rallies named after the beautiful rivers of the state – Netravati, Malaprabha, Sharavati, Sita, Bhadra, Shambavi, Kaveri, Sauparnika,Shalmala, Kumaradhara, Phalguni, Kali and Krishna – arriving from different parts of the state will converge in the city on that day.
Some eminent persons scheduled to take part are Yogendra Yadav of Swaraj Abhiyan – Delhi, senior human rights activist Teesta Setalvad, journalist Gauri Lankesh, advocate A K Subbaiah and many other social and religious leaders with progressive orientation.
People are asked to take part in the event and contribute their services at Town Hall on Jan 30, Satuday morning from 9 am. Programme will be announced soon.