Well known writer and researcher Mr. Wahab Doddamane of Mangalore was felicitated by the litterateurs in a function that was organised for releasing his book "Tulu Nadige Dharmasthalada Kodugegalu" It was released by the former president of the State Kannada Sahitya Parishat Mr. Harikrishna Punaroor in a simple function.
Mr. Wahab Doddamane has brought out this book highlighting the contributions made by the Dharmasthala institutions to the Tulunadu. He has elucidated in his book a number of achievements of Dharmasthala that has enriched the life of people in Tulunadu including the socio cultural aspect. He has made special mention of the Self Help Groups floated by the Sri Kshetra Dharmasthala Rural Development Programme in improving the economic life of the poor people.
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