The Karnataka state government has declared holiday for all educational institutions including schools, colleges and universities in Kalburgi district from February 5 to 7. The holiday was announced in relation with the 85th Akhila Bharat Kannada Sahitya Sammelan held in the district.
Akhila Bharata Kannada Sahitya Sammelan is the premier gathering of literary persons of kannada language. The three day gathering is held with the aim of preserving Kannada language and culture.
Karnataka: District administration has declared holiday on 5th, 6th and 7th February for all schools, colleges and universities in Kalaburagi, in view of the three-day event of the 85th Akhila Bharat Kannada Sahitya Sammelan, to be held in the district.
— ANI (@ANI) February 3, 2020
The logo of the 85th Akhila Bharata Kannada Sahitya Sammelan shows poet Sreevijaya writing the famous Kannada epic ‘ Kaviraja Marga’ and also depicts popular historical places in the Kalburgi district.