Kittur to be developed into a heritage place
State Government has sanctioned 20 crores to develope 20 places into Heritage Place. Places included under this devoplement scheme are Kittur of Belagavi, Mysore & Talkadu of Mysore, shrirangapattana & Malukote of Mandhya, Bidar, Gulbarga, Malkade, Sanatti & Nagavi, Bijapur, Banvasi of Karwar, Belur & Halebedu of Hassan, Lakundi of Gadag & Aihole of Bagalkot Districts. These places are of historic importance. Therefore maintenance & development of the same is necessary. UNESCO has included Aihole, Badami & Pattadkal in 2015 heritage places list.