Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Dr C N Aswatha Narayana and Bengaluru South Member of Parliament Tejasvi Surya have come together to organise Kala Nidhi 2021, a fundraiser concert by artists for their fellow artists facing pandemic induced hardships. Addressing media persons in Bengaluru yesterday, Tejasvi Surya informed that musical performances of well known artistes curated by renowned singer Vijay Prakash will be streamed on Facebook pages and on facebook.com slash Shaale from today evening to June 27th from 7.00 pm to 10.00 pm. AIR Correspondent reports that a unique innovative concept is conceived to raise funds for the artists in the state who are facing hardship during the pandemic. Top artists will deliver free online concerts for the open viewing of the public.
Well known artists including Vijay Prakash, Arjun Janya, Gurukiran, Rajesh Krishnan, Raghu Dixit, Arun Kumar and Anuradha Bhat, top classical musicians like Vidyabhushana, Puttur Narasimha Nayak and Anoor Anantha Krishna Sharma will perform. Kala Nidhi will culminate in an exclusive performance by leading singer Sonu Nigam on June 27th between 4.00 pm to 10.00pm. Those desiring to donate can visit bit dot ly slash kalanidhi2021. Over 100 artists will receive financial support from the proceedings.