Deputy Commissioner Harsha Gupta, who is also the Special Officer for ensuring the various resources and services relating to the ensuing Mysore Dasara festival, has assigned responsibilities to various officials.

After assuming charge as Dasara Special Officer on September 4, Harsha Gupta has asked the officials to extend their co-operation for smooth conduct of the festival.

Mysore Urban Development Authority Secretary Vidya Kumari has been assigned the responsibility of protocol as well as the task of arranging for boarding and lodging of VIPs coming to the city during the festival.

The responsibility of fuelling the official vehicles used during the festival has been assigned to Soma Kumar, Office Assistant, Deputy Commissioner's office, Mysore.

Shivanna, Assistant Director, Department of Food and Civil Supplies, is required to allot stalls for the Ahara Mela (Food fest).

The task of setting up barricades, pandal and seating for the torchlight parade in Bannimantap grounds on Vijayadashami Day has been assigned to Shivakumar, Superintending Engineer of Mysore Urban Development Authority.

Krishnaiah, CADA Officer, has been given the responsibility of printing, publicity material, hoardings and gold and platinum cards printing while Manjesha, Principal, Government Pre-University College has been given the responsibility to co-ordinate supply of sports materials & stationeries.

Courtesy : Star Of Mysore