Udupi; Sept 18: Well known, famous and an established documentation prodigy, centenarian Malpe Keshava Bhat has been felicitated on behalf of Udupi Vishwanatha Shenoy Mithra Vrinda on 15.09.2013 at his residence.
Centenarian, Keshava Bhat has been felicitated with the honorary title “Dasthaveju Bheeshma”, and by presenting fruits, flower garland, shawl and memento.
Vishwanatha Shenoy,in his welcome speech said that Keshava Bhat has been famous for his hand-writing since 1940 till today. Apart from Udupi,Mangalore,he has also became famous in far cities like Mumbai,Poona,Goa.Bhat has become house-hold name in his professional career since 8 decades .
Vishwanatha Shenoy,Prabhavi Shenoy,Prashanth Kamat,Dr V L Nayak,JC Ramachandra Bhat,Ashok Pai,Ananda Kumar,Devadas Kamath,Keshava Bhat’s family members were present on the occasion.
Chempi Ramachandra Bhat in his blessing speech mentioned about the discipline, honesty, punctuality and sincerety and wished all the best for the function.Kodankur Devaraj Murthy compered the programme.