Mangaluru, Aug 13, 2015: A condolence meeting was organised at the Sanghaniketan in the city on August 12, Wednesday evening to pay tributes to senior RSS Pracharak N Krishnappa who passed away at Bengaluru on August 11, Tuesday. He was ailing since some time.
Several dignitaries including N Vinay Hegde, Chancellor of Nitte University, Dr Vaman Shenoy, RSS leader, Kajampady Subrahmanya Bhat, Akhila Bharatiya Kutumba Prabodhan Pramukh, MB Puranik of VHP and Dr Satish Rao participated in the meeting and paid rich tributes to N Krishnappa.
N. Krishnappa who hailed from Mysore was attracted towards the RSS ideology right since his college days. He was first appointed as Chamrajnagar Taluk Pracharak of RSS and later served as Pracharak in Shivamogga, Mangaluru district, Bengaluru Rural District, Tumakuru and Mangaluru Division, as Prantha Baudhik Pramukh and Karnataka Prantha Pracharak. He had even served as regional Pracharak in Karnataka, Kerala and Tamil Nadu and was even jailed during emergency time.