Bantwal, Nov. 25: MP Nalin Kumar Kateel inaugurated the Kalamiti Yakshagana Mela of Bachakere Shri Durgaparameshwari Yakshagana Mandali Sarapady, organized by Bantwal taluk Maninalkuru village Bachakere Durgaparameshwari Temple.
Main priest of Kateelu Temple Lakshmi Narayana Asranna formally inaugurate the programme by giving the anklet.
Agriculturalist Rajwsh Naik Uliyapadigutthu presided over the function. The director of the mela Aruva Koragappa Shetty, Dejappa Bachakere, were spoke at the occasion.
The manager of the fair and Yakshagana artist Sarapady Ashok Shetty welcomed, Radhkrishna Rai proposed vote of thanks. Devadasa Shetty host the programme.