Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be honoured by the Honourable Chief Minister of Karnataka, B.S. Yeddyurappa at the 2nd Vishwa Kannada Sammelana to be held on the 11th of March in Belgaum. She will be present on the inaugural day of this 3 day event in Belgaun and will be honoured for her contribution and achievement in the arts and culture segment her in India and in the World over.
The objective of the Vishwa Kannada Sammelan is to showcase the developments achieved by the State in the field of Agriculture, Irrigation, Information Technology, Bio technology, Industry, Arts and Culture etc and will also be honouring the people of Karnataka origin who have made in big outside the State and abroad in any of these fields. Various others will be honoured including DR.Narayana Murthy, Chief Mentor, Infosys.