s
Nidhi Land
   Matrimonial |  Properties |  Jobs |  Classifieds |  Ask Doctor |  Live TV |  Cartoon |  Sponsored Greetings |  Astrology  |   Red Chillies |  Tips for life |  Tribute |  Debate




      Search in

Monday, April 15, 2013 10:42:46 AM (IST)  

Mum: Dr J N Upadhya appointed to Sahitya Akademi committee

Rons Bantwal
Daijiworld Media Network – Mumbai (SP)

Mumbai, Apr 15: The New Delhi-based Central Sahitya Akademi has reorganized its various committees. As part of the exercise, it has chosen ten persons to Kannada Language Advisory Committee for the term 2013 to 2017. Dr G N Upadhya, head of the department of Kannada, Mumbai University, is one of the members to be appointed to this advisory committee.

Renowned researcher, Dr M M Kalburgi, Dr Arvind Maalagatti, Dr Na Damodar Shetty, Dr Lohith Naikar, Dr P Chandrika, Dr Arjun Golasangi, Prof C Naganna, and Dr Vikram Visaaji are the other persons nominated to the said committee.

An executive board for the period, 2013-17 has also been formed under the chairmanship of Dr Vishwanath Prasad Tiwari. Dr Chandrashekhara Kambara is its deputy chairman. The board has 28 members including Kannada representative, Dr Narahalli Balasubrahmanya, and Marathi representative, Dr Balachandra Nemade. This information was provided by the secretary of the Akademi, Dr K Srinivas Rao, through a release.

Dr G N Upadhya has been working tirelessly for strengthening of Kannada language, literature, and culture in Mumbai since the last two decades. Dr Upadhya, who happens to be a renowned researcher and critic, has also published 36 works so far. Under the banner of the metro-based ‘Abhijeet Publications’, he has brought out over 50 works of different authors. A number of Upadhya’s works have bagged awards and honours.

Stay updated wherever you go with The Daijiworld.com and Daijiworld 24X7 tv channel mobile apps.
CLICK HERE to download it for your device.
(available on Android and IOS)

 
Print this Article
Email this article to your friend
 
 
Write your Comments
 
News Title Mum: Dr J N Upadhya appointed to Sahitya Akademi committee
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
[Please limit your comments within 2000 characters]

You have characters left.
Disclaimer: Please write your correct name and email address. Kindly do not post any personal, abusive, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent, discriminatory or unlawful or similar comments. Daijiworld.com will not be responsible for any defamatory message posted under this article.

Please note that under 66A of the IT Act, sending offensive or menacing messages through electronic communication service and sending false messages to cheat, mislead or deceive people or to cause annoyance to them is punishable. It is obligatory on Daijiworld to provide the IP address and other details of senders of such comments, to the authority concerned upon request.

Hence, sending offensive comments using daijiworld will be purely at your own risk, and in no way will Daijiworld.com be held responsible.
 
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above
 
 
Published by Daijiworld Media Pvt Ltd Mangalore
Editor-in-chief : Walter Nandalike


Corporate Office :
Daijiworld Residency,
Airport Road, Bondel Post,
Mangalore - 575 008
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-2982023
City Office :
First Floor,
Divya Deepa Arcade,
Bendorewell, Kankanady,
Mangalore - 575 002
Karnataka India
Telephone : +91-824-4259372
e-mail   General enquiry: office@daijiworld.com, News & Info : news@daijiworld.com

Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | About Us
Copyright ©2001 - 2014. All rights reserved.
Our Franchise Offices
Kishoo Enterprises, Maithri Complex, 3rd Floor,
Udupi Service Bus Stand, Udupi, Karnataka. Pin 576101
Telephone : 0091-820-4295571
e-mail : udupi@daijiworld.com
Daijiworld Middle East FZE
P.O.Box: 84772, Dubai, UAE
Tel: 971-50-6597629  Fax: 971-4-2639207
Email: dubai@daijiworld.com