Mangalore, July 14: A two day tulunada krishi Janapadotsava programme has been inaugurated by Kutti K Poojary, an agriculturist on July 14, Sunday at Pavanje Shri Jnana Shakthi Subramanya Swamy temple field, Bakimar. K S Nithyananda of Chickmaglur Veda Vignana centre blessed the occasion.
Over 3000 students from various schools and colleges took part in the event.
Various events like marshy field race, essay writing, treasure hunt, reverse race,tug of war and other games were organized in watery mud field.
Business man Raghunatha Somayaji,Ravindra Poojary,Adve,Administrator,Shri Narayana Guru educational institution,Vardhaman Guru Prasad Shetty Golidaddi Guthu, P P Hegde,president tulunadu slush sports meet working committee,Pramod Kumar,President,Chandrashekar Sanil,Vicepresident,Ramachandra Shenoy,Chief secretary,Vinod K Salian,Organizing secretary were present.
Y N Salian, Principal of Nitte Mulky Ramakrishna Punja Industrial training institute, Tapovana, Thokur said in his speech that the sports organized in slush fields should be a lesson for youth on agriculture, if the youth are motivated to take up agriculture in this way, which might die off very soon.
| Balakrishna Shetty, Principal of Kateel College, K R Shankar,Vijaya college Mulky,Prof.Vishwanath Bhat,Haleangady Govt.college,Chandrika Bhandary,Headmistress,Kilwadi Vyasa Maharshi,Revathi of Mulky UBMC,Pushpavathi,Niddodi Durgadevi School were also present along with Pramod Kumar,Ramachandra shenoy,Vinod Salian,Chandrashekar Sanil,Vinod Kumar,Himakara kedeke,Ramdas,Praveen,Sudhakar Amin,Somshekar Shetty,Sanath Kumar, Sunil Haleangady.During the valedictory programme, minister Abhayachandra Jain and Kadambodi Mahabala Poojary, district Rajyotsava award winner will be felicitated and Aikala Harish Shetty will be presiding over the function.Results:College-level:APMC Manipal in breaking the pot competition
Tug of war for boys: Government College Kaup first, SDPT Kateel second
Tug of war for girls: SDPT Kateel
Tug of war for boys – SDPT Kateel first, Rotary Kinnigoli second
Tug of war for girls: NMPT Panambur first, Rotary Kinnigolli second
Tug of war for boys, Rotary Kinnigoli first, UBMC Haleangady second.
Tug of war for girls: Vyasa Maharishi Vidya Peeta Kilwadi Mulky first, UBMC Haleangady second.