V.J. Appajigowda (74), former ZP Vice-President and Periyapatna Taluk Kuruba Samaja President, passed away at his residence in Vaddarahalli village in the taluk on Tuesday. He had also served as JD(S) taluk President and BJP Taluk President.
He leaves behind his wife, two sons, one daughter and a host of relatives and friends.
Last rites were performed at the family’s farm land in Vaddarahalli yesterday afternoon, according to family sources.