Plea to install life-size statue of Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa
News

Plea to install life-size statue of Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa

January 28, 2018

Mysuru: Kodava Samaja, Mysuru had organised a function at Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa Circle (Metropole Circle) on JLB Road here this morning to mark the 119th birth anniversary of Field Marshal K.M. Cariappa.

The bust of Cariappa in front of the petrol bunk at the circle was garlanded by Kodava Samaja President B.M. Nanaiah, Secretary M.M. Ponnappa, MLAs Vasu, M.K. Somashekar and others. A huge flex with a picture of Cariappa was placed in front of the bust.

Kodava Samaja members urged the Government to install a life size statue of Cariappa at the Circle. Replying to that Vasu said that once the resolution was passed in the MCC, an approval would be sought from the Government to install the statue.

Kodava Samaja members Dr. A.A. Kuttappa, Maj. Gen. (Retd.) C.K. Karumbaya, former Mayors M.J. Ravikumar, H.N. Sreekantaiah, former UoM VC K.S. Rangappa and others were present. Sweets were distributed on the occasion.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Trending Posts
ABOUT

Mysuru's favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 39 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it's readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.