“Komarpanths’ display of their Secular Kshatriya nature during the Statue Unveiling Event of Henja Naik”
The unveiling/installation ceremony of the Statue of Veera Henja Naik at his Samadhi (tomb) near
at Kodibag of Karwar was an event that reflected Patriotism and Secularism,
proving that Komarpanths are the real patriotic Kshatriyas, with Nation First
in their hearts. Govt. Boys Model School
Swami Bhaveshananda-ji of Ramakrishna Mission, Karwar, noted in his Inaugural address that the event was “Society/community building/integrating event”.
Naval Commander Vinaybhushan Naik gave a call to all Karwar youth to follow the footsteps of Veera Henja Naik, and join the Defence Forces to serve the Nation.
The Event was attended by prominent Karwarians, such as Adv Nagaraj Nayak, Maqbool Shaikh, Nazeer Shaikh, P. M. Tandel, Adv Kishore Desai, Ramesh Gowda, man of whom were felicitated on the occasion.
Komarpanth members from Dandeli, Ravi P. Naik, Gajendra Naik, Smt. Anu Kalas, Shankar Majalikar, Prakash Naik, Mohan Shiva Naik, Prabhakar Malsekar, and many more, were present. Shivanand Kalas dressed as Mahatma Gandhi and Vinod Naik as Veera Henja Naik himself were the centre of attention in the event.
Translation of Karavali Munjavu News dated 19-2-2013