Karnataka Chief Minister will honour Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, N R Narayan Murthy at the 2nd Vishwa Kannada Sammelan on March 11, 2011. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be honored for her contribution and achievement in the arts and culture segment in India and the World over.
There were some speculation about Infy mentor whether he will make it to the event or not as currently he is in London and he has a program on the same dates which was planned two years in advance. But it seems he is not giving an ear to the protests and he will be in Belgaum on the 11th for the inaugural function.
The city is getting a never ago like make over. All streets are being cleaned, walls painted, street lights being repaired, new dividers being built, walls have been built across a few places so that the visitors dont get to the bad side of the city. The district administration is working more than 24 hours and as the date is coming closer the work load is getting more.
About 45000 delagates are expected to be here for the event which will have VVIPs, VIPs, Delegates classified into A, B, C & D categories. A,B & C will be VVIPs & VIP.
Category A- Ministers, legislators, Film stars, Senior rank officials and media persons for whom Hotels and lodges have been booked
Category B & C would be accommodated in various hostels
All hotels, lodges, rest houses, schools, colleges, hostels, Wedding halls in a radius of 25kms have been kept aside for accommodation of these guests.
Food arrangements are made at 7 locations with one location being kept for VIPs.