G S Shivarudrappa, a Renowned poet has expired today afternoon.
Mr. Shivarudrappa was a recipient of the Central Sahitya Akademi award, Karnataka Sahitya Academy award and also the Soviet Land Nehru award.
Government has announced holiday for government offices and educational institutions tomorrow.
VTU has also postponed all theory Examinations [including Maths-2] scheduled tommorow. [Now Confirmed]
All theory exams of 24th December 2013 has been postponed to 4th January 2013.