BAGALKOT: The country's first farmer- friendly banking guild will commence work here is set to take off starting Thursday. The foundation stone laying ceremony for the centre will be held on February 3 at 9 am at Nava Nagar Kala Bhavan. Art Of Living founder and spiritual guru Sri Sri Ravi Shankar will be present on the occasion. District minister Govind Karjol will inaugurate the function.
This Karnataka agricultural resource centre will comprise of state-wide territory limits. State Bank of India, State Bank of Hyderabad, State Bank of Mysore, Canara Bank, Vijay Bank, Karnataka Grameena Vikas Bank, NABARD and agricultural department are the sponsors of the centre along with Basaveshwar Vidya Vardhak Sangh. Read more