Union Minister for Law and Justice D.V. Sadananda Gowda has said that commemorative stamps will soon be released on poet laureate Kuvempu.The Rashtrakavi Kuvempu Pratishthana had submitted a request to the Union government in this regard, recently. The State government had also submitted a formal proposal to the Department of Posts in this regard.
The issue had been discussed with Minister for Communication and Information Technology Ravishankar Prasad and he had promised to initiate necessary action in the matter, he said at a programme organised to mark the 111th birth anniversary of Kuvempu at his native village of Kuppalli, near here. (The Hindu)