Mangaluru, February 13th: To mark the golden jubilee celebrations of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad, Hindu Samajostava will be held on March 1st at Nehru Maidan, the invitation of this ceremony was released at the office of the Vishwa Hindu Parishad near Bunts hostel here.
Former governor of rotary club Dr Devdas Rai released the invitation and wished well for the function.
Ganesh Rao, honorary president of the Vishwa Hindu Swarna Mahotsava Samithi, speaking on this occasion said, the Hindu Samajothsava which is organized on March 1st will draw attention of the entire country towards Mangaluru. A grand celebration will be organized on this occasion, he said. This programme is organized within the limits of law. Hence it will not disturb any one. Already 3000 activists have engaged themselves in samajothsava works, he informed.
M B Puranik, provincial president of VHP said, Dr D Veerendra Heggade will preside over the function. Sri Vishweshateertha Swamiji of Pejawar Math will bless the occasion and Sadwi Balika Saraswathy will deliver her auspicious talk on this occasion, he said.
VHP leader Jagadish Shenava said, as part of the Hindu Samajotsava, Bajrang Dal along with pro-Hindu outfits will hold a massive vehicle rally on February 20th at 10 am, prior to the stage program.
The rally will begin from Hindu Samajotsava office and move through Kadri, Mallikatte, Balmatta, Jyothi, Hampankatta, State Bank, Market Road, Car Street, New Chitra theatre, Kudroli, Lady Hill, Lalbagh, PVS circle, and culminate at Hindu Samajotsava office in Bunts hostel, he said.
On this occasion, president of Hindu Samajothsava Samithi Vijayanatha Vittal Shetty, Jagadeep Suvarna-working president, leaders of Hindu associations Gopal Kuthar, Sharan Pumpwell, Jithendra Kottary, Bhujanga Kulal, Shambu Sharma, Dr Sathish Rao, and other were present.