Mysuru: Former VC of Hampi Kannada University Prof H J Lakkappa Gowda passed away on Monday. He was 85.
According to sources close to family, Lakkappa Gowda died of cardiac arrest in the evening.
He is survived by his wife Kamalamma, son Dr H L Raveendra Prasad, daughter Dr Kala, a large number of relatives and friends.
The last rites will be performed on Tuesday at 1 pm at the K G Koppal burial ground next to Cauvery School in Kuvempunagar.