N.R. Narayana Murthy founder Chairman of Infosys Technologies will inaugurate the three day mega event of Vishwa Kannada Sammelana. This was announced by District incharge minister Umesh Katti today. Union Minister for External Affairs S.M. Krishna and Union Minister for Labour and Employment Mallikarjun Kharge will be also present at the inaugural function.
Govt. is likely to issue an order to exempt toll tax on vehicles entering Karnataka from March 11 to 13.
Pre university colleges ,Polytechnics, Engineering Colleges and Rani Chennamma University in Belgaum District will most likely have holidays on 10, 11 and 12 of March 2011, to enable students to attend the meet and use the colleges, hostels etc for accommodation purposes of the guests coming in for the event.
The govt. is also thinking of declaring a public holiday on those days so that more and more people could attend the VKS.