Mysuru: Mysuru District In-charge and PWD Minister Dr H C Mahadevappa has been hospitalised for treatment to one of his legs. But this did not deter his fans and followers from celebrating his birthday here on Thursday.
Hundreds of his followers including Chief Minister Siddaramaiah visited the hospital and showered him with good wishes and prayed for his speedy recovery. The fans who had come in large numbers to Apollo Hospital where he is undergoing treatment made him cut a cake in the hospital. According to hospital sources, Mahadevappa was admitted to hospital two days ago. Siddaramaiah who was touring drought affected areas in Mandya district, soon after coming to know of Mahadevappa's hospitalisation rushed to Apollo Hospital.
Dr. Balakrishna Gowda, Joint Replacement Surgeon is treating Mahadevappa.
Manjula Manasa, former president of Women’s Commission, Nandini Chandrashekhar, Mohan and others were also present.