Eight monuments which reminds Rayanna will be developed
Recent budget has announced a development authority for developing eight different places which signifies the life of freedom fighter Sangolli Rayanna. The development authority gets an initially sanctioned amount of 10 crores for this. A committee headed by Arvind Dalwai has submitted a blueprint of developing places.
Places to be developed include Kumbarakere (old lake) where Rayanna used to sit occasionally, Anandgad Fort where he got his weapon training, Handi Badanganath math where he hid when British were hunting him and many other places which includes his birth place too.
Dalwai also added that the tomb of Rayanna at Nandgad and tomb of Kittur Channama at Kittur should be declared as National Monuments.