Belagavi: Renowned littreature who has carved out a niche for himself in the field of literature through his writings, Chandrashekhar Patil, also known popularly as Champa has been selected as the President for Kannada Sahitya Sammelana to be held in Mysore next month. He will chair this mega literary festival being organised by Kannada Sahitya Parishat, headed by Manu Baligar.

Even as several noted litteratures were in contention for the prestigious nomination, Champa was picked among all of them by the Parishat. The Sammelan will have a series of seminars, workshops and discussions on various literary subjects to be atteded by some of the celebrated writers, thinkers and poets.