Belagavi: Kannada Chaluvali Kendra Samiti, a pro-Kannada organisation from Bengaluru felicitated deputy commissioner N Jairam in Belagavi for latter’s efforts on the border to protect and promote Kannada language and culture. Speaking after doing the honours to the DC, president of samiti, Gurudev Narayan Kumar expressed happiness over coming to Belagavi for the first time to falicitate Jairam, who was successful in suppressing anti Karnataka forces in a serious way, The Kannada organisations in the state were happy and contented over the way DC kept the anti-state forces at bay and taught them a lesson, he said.

Several Kannada leaders including Ashok Chandargi, N B Nirwani and Hemant, Suresh and Shabarish were present on the