Gangubai `gurukul` to become operational soon

The "gurukul" (music school) being established here in memory of legendary Hindustani vocalist Gangubai Hanagal would become operational soon, Karnataka Rural Development and Panchayatraj Minister said here today.

Last Updated: Jul 21, 2010, 21:57 PM IST

Hubli: The "gurukul" (music school) being
established here in memory of legendary Hindustani vocalist
Gangubai Hanagal would become operational soon, Karnataka
Rural Development and Panchayatraj Minister Jagadish Shettar
said here today.

Offering floral tributes to Hanagal, the doyen of Kirana
Gharana, on her first death anniversary, he said the Dr
Gangubai Gurukul Music School would soon be thrown open to the
students of music. Ninetyfive per cent of the construction
work was already over.

It would be one of the biggest gurukuls in the country,
Shettar said.

PTI