Mandya: A millet mela and jaggery parishe will be held at Dr Rajkumar Layout Grounds near KSRTC depot on August 28 at 10.30 am. The fair is being jointly organised by the Ministry of Food Processing Industries, Agriculture Department, Zilla Panchayat and district administration.
Agriculture Minister N Chaluvarayaswami will inaugurate the fair where Adichunchanagiri Mutt seer Dr Nirmalanandanatha swami will grace the occasion. Member of Legislative Assembly P Ravikumar will preside. Mandya Member of Parliament Sumalatha Ambareesh, MLCs Marithibbegowda, Madhu G Madegowda, MLAs A B Ramesh Bandisiddegowda, P M Narendraswami, Darshan Puttannaiah and others will be present.