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Infosys hosts week-long Karnataka Rajyotsava celebrations

Posted on Nov 22, 09:09PM | UNI

Infoscions celebrated the 57th anniversary of the formation of Karnataka state at the Bangalore and Mysore campuses.

The Infosys Bangalore campus organised a week-long set of cultural and entertainment activities featuring over 80 performers.

Besides the performances featuring popular artists, the Food Festival with traditional fare was a major attraction with local delicacies including 'Karavali oota', 'Ragi Muddhe oota', and 'Jolada rotti oota'.

London 2012 Paralympics silver medalist Girisha Hosanagara Nagaraje Gowda and seven-time Mr Karnataka, B.V.Srinivas, (who is a Gym Instructor at the Infosys Bangalore campus) were felicitated at the Bangalore campus.

Anthakshari, Quizzes and a 'Click Karnataka' photography contest added to the excitement as did exhibits such as 'Karnataka Darshana,' Akshara Bandaara', and the 'Channapattana toys exhibition.' The many events that made up the Rajyotsava celebrations at the Bangalore campus were staged with the help of a team of 175 passionate volunteers from Infosys, a company release said.