Mangaluru, Mar 22, 2019: Nitte (Deemed to be University) on Wednesday conducted a voters awareness programme for its students in association with All India Radio, Mangaluru, Doordarshan Kannada, and the District SVEEP Committee, Mangaluru ZP.
The programme was broadcast live on All India Radio and will be telecast by DD-Kannada. ZP CEO R. Selvamani was the chief guest while university Pro-Chancellor M. Shantharam Shetty, Vice-Chancellor Satheesh Kumar Bhandary, and others were present. They urged the young voters to exercise their right to vote as responsible citizens.
In addition, students from Nitte university spoke about the issues that affect today’s youth and voiced their opinions on what they would expect from the new government. A demonstration on the use of electronic voting machine was conducted by the District SVEEP Committee. AIR, Mangaluru director Ushalatha Sarpady, presided over the event.