Mangaluru City Police Honored Padma Shri awardee Harekala Hajabba

Thursday, November 11th, 2021
Mangaluru City Police Honored Padma Shri awardee Harekala Hajabba

Mangaluru: Mangaluru City Police honored Padma Shri awardee Harekala Hajabba  at Police Commissioner’s Conference Hall on Thursday, 11 November. Mangaluru Police Commissioner N Shashi Kumar felicitated Harekala Hajabba in the presence of  Gopal B Hosur, Hariram Shankar, DCP (Crime) Dinesh Kumar, ACP’s Nataraj and P A Hegde, and a large group of police officers and other […]

District Administration felicitates Padma Shree awardee Harekala Hajabba

Tuesday, November 9th, 2021

Mangaluru : District Administration warmly welcomed Akshara Santha Harekala Hajabba who returned to the city on November 9 Tuesday. The 65-year-old Hajabba for his contribution and appreciated his humility for walking barefoot towards the dais to receive the honour from President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday. Deputy Commissioner Dr K V Rajendra felicitated Harekala Hajabba by […]

Harekala Hajabba conferred with Padma Shree Award

Monday, November 8th, 2021

Mangaluru :  Harekala Hajabba was conferred the Padma Shree Award by President Ram Nath Kovind at Rashtrapathi Bhavan in New Delhi on November 8, Monday morning. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and various other dignitaries  were present. Though the Padma Shree Award for Hajabba was announced in January 2020 itself, the  award […]

Harekala Hajabba to receive Padma Shri Award on November 8

Friday, October 22nd, 2021
Harekala Hajabba

Mangaluru : Harekala Hajabba, who has been chosen for the Padma Shri Award 2020, will receive the prestigious honour in New Delhi on November 8. Hajabba, the orange seller who saved money to build a school in his village, was declared the recipient of one of the highest civilian honours of India on January 25, […]

Felicitation to Harekala Hajabba at Shatkhi School

Friday, January 31st, 2020

Mangaluru : Shakthi Fest at Shakthi Residential School was inaugurated on 31st January at Shakthi Auditorium of the school. Vani Rajgopal, a well known Bharatanatya artiste was the chief guest on the occasion. She said that the students should take keen interest in Fine Arts apart from their studies. Money only is not the criteria […]

‘Saint of letters’ Harekala Hajabba chosen for Padma Shri award

Sunday, January 26th, 2020
Harekala Hajabba

Mangaluru : The illiterate fruit vendor devoted nearly 20 years of his life and life’s earnings towards educating children in his village will be honoured with Padma Shri award. The orange seller Harekala Hajabba who is known as the ‘saint of letters’ chosen for the Padma Shri award for the year 2020, the award were announced on […]

Harekala Hajabba, gets a new house

Tuesday, February 9th, 2016
Arekala Hajabba

Mangaluru : social reformer and educationist Harekala Hajabba, as he moved to his new house at New Padpu in Harekala near Konaje on the outskirts of the City on Sunday. Speaking on the occasion, Hajabba – who is popularly known as Akshara Santha (the saint of alphabets) – thanked all the donors. Guruvappa N T […]

Third conference of BSNL Employees Federation gets going City

Friday, November 15th, 2013

Mangalore : The third (annual) day-long conference of the National Federation of Telecom Employees (BSNL), was held on Friday Nov15,2013 at the Nasik Banger Hall, Police lane Mangalore. The DK District conference was inaugurated by J.R Lobo South Mangalore MLA, who in his speech said that the workers and company in which they work are […]

Lesson on Harekala Hajabba in degree text book of Mangalore University

Sunday, July 7th, 2013
Harekala Hajabba

Mangalore : A lesson on Harekala Hajabba,the  orange seller and an illiterate who was successful in building a school for children in his village, has made its way into the revised Kannada text book of I B.Com of Mangalore University. The academic council of Mangalore University on July 6, Saturday,approved revision of syllabus for Kannada […]

Harekala Hajabba conferred Ramzan Saab Award

Monday, October 8th, 2012

Bangalore : Harekala Hajabba, the humble orange seller who has realized his vision of having a primary and high school in his hometown, despite himself being an illiterate, was conferred the ‘Ramzan Saab Award’ by Akhila Karnataka Mahamadeeyara Sangha at a  function held here. Prof. Baraguru Ramachandrappa, veteran writer spoke on the occasion and was […]