Belthangady, Nov 12,2016 : DK District in-charge Minister B Ramanatha Rai has informed that a sum of Rs 200 crore has been sanctioned from the State Highway Development Fund for various works in DK and Udupi districts. Every assembly constituency will get Rs 28 crores each, the Minister said.
He was presiding over a meeting arranged at the Sannidhi guest house at Dharmasthala to review arrangements for the Laksha Deepotsava to be held from November 24 to 29.
Dharmadhikari Dr. D Veerendra Heggade who also spoke, described Laksha Deepotsava as one of the biggest festivals which also plays an important role in creating awareness among the people on religion, literature, art and culture.
ZP Chief Meenakshi Shantigodu, ZP Vice President Kasturi Panja, Additional Deputy Commissioner Kumar, Rural Development Project Executive Director Dr L H Manjunath and others were present .