Mangaluru, Feb 22, 2016: Hundreds of Kambala enthusiasts witnessed the ’Sankupoonja-Devupoonja Jodukare Kambala’ held at the Kambala field at Thiruvail Guthu near Amrutheshwara Temple at Vamanjoor in the outskirts of the city on February 21, Sunday.
Speaking as a chief guest, DK District in-charge Minister Ramanatha Rai said each and everyone need to patronise Kambala and ensure that efforts to end this traditional buffalo race in the name of animal rights are not allowed.
Mangaluru South MLA J R Lobo, VHP District President Jagadish Shenava, Bajrang Dal Convenor Sharan Pumpwell and others spoke on the occasion.
Kambala Committee President Naveen Chandra Alva, Buntara Mathru Sangha President Malady Ajith Kumar Rai, and many others were present. The event will conclude on February 22, Monday evening.