Mysuru: Samvahana Prakashana had organised a programme at Rani Bahadur auditorium in Manasagangothri here on Wednesday for the release of two books Right Right and Ayyo Dhyavre written by Journalist Ravi Pandavapura throwing light on Kanaganamaradi bus tragedy and Sulwadi Kichguth Maramma temple tragedy respectively.
Speaking after releasing the books, MLA A.H. Vishwanath said that India is relying on the philosophy of faith especially in temples referring to the Sulwadi temple where several people died after eating poisoned prasadam. He commended Ravi Pandavapura for coming out with two books giving a vivid explanation on the two gruesome tragedies.
Littérateur Dr. C.P. Krishnakumar said that the two books have elements of analysis and research which attract the readers.
He asked Writers not to be hesitant to come out with more details on such tragedies.
Former Professor and Humorist M. Krishnegowda expressed apprehension over authenticity of prasadam being distributed in temples after coming to know of tragedies.
Sri Yoganarasimhaswamy Temple Founder Prof. Bhashyam Swamiji, publisher Lokappa, journalist Ravi Pandavapura and others were present.