CELEBRITY MEMBERS

 
Late Justice S.M. Sait:
Late Justice S.M. Sait had served the Karnataka State Hockey Association in a distinguished manner and had an impeccable track record in hockey administration. He served Hon. Secretary of the Karnataka State Hockey Association for more than four decades. He was also the Secretary General of the Indian Hockey Federation for one term. During his stint as an hockey administrator, he had conducted number of International and National events. He left behind indelible  bench mark in the sports administration that cannot be so easily be matched by another individual.
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LATE D.S. MURTHY:
Late D.S. Murthy was a charismatic and towering sports personality. Immediately upon taking over the President of the Karnataka State Hockey Association, he gave a face lift by bringing in various changes in the style administration as well as projecting the state hockey unit in a different plane. His enthusiasm to accomplish any task was unmatched. He had an art of taking the level of debate, discussion, seminar to a greater heights. He was a top class orator and excelled himself in carrying  a team along. He had organized number of hockey events successfully. Late D.S. Murthy, was the Vice President of the Indian Hockey Federation for a record four terms from 1985 till his demise in 2001. He had accompanied the Indian Hockey Team as Manager / Chief - de - mission in several International Hockey events.  He initiated the idea of KSHA having a club house of its own so as to generate revenues to develop the sport as well as promote bonhomie among the members and hence played a very vital role in building and shaping the Hockey Club and worked hard for making it a good club. He was also the Vice President of the karnataka olympic association and he was in the forefront of establishing many a educational and social institutions. He would always be  remembered and the role played by him cannot be erased at all.
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SHRI  H.C.  THIMMAIAH:
Shri H.C. Thimmaiah is the senior most Life Member of the Karnataka State Hockey Association.  His love for hockey has landed himself in taking up the office bearer posts of the Association.  He held the office of the Hon. Treasurer and also the President.  A charismatic and determined task master. KSHA has shifted all its activities to the present address in early 1990s and at that point of time, he was the President of the Association and he took a determined decision of having all the hockey activities at the Association own venue. He is one of the pioneer who moved the idea of starting a club house considering the fact that the Association is blessed with sprawling land area of 5.73 acres at a prime locality in the Bangalore City. Today, he is a proud man and basking on a glory that he gave a meaningful start of the hockey club and that has grown now to fairly to a good height. 

 

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KGS ALVA:
Shri  KGS  Alva, held a senior position in the Indian Telephone Industries, Ltd., Bangalore  and  he is one of the most celebrated members of the Karnataka State Hockey Association. He held the office of the Vice Presidents of the Association for two terms and thereafter he became the President and occupied the Position for 6 years. He was very active and contributed richly for the promotion of the game and as well as development of the Association in all its   facets immensely.  Hockey Club House  has taken a definite shape during his tenure as President. Sport development is in his heart and as a Sports officer of the ITI, Bangalore he has promoted and sustained many number of sports disciplines.
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Dr. P.G. Chengappa: 
He is an Agro Economist, Professor and Vice Chancellor of the  University of  Agriculture Sciences, Bangalore.  Prior to his elevation as Vice Chancellor, he was actively associated with the Karnataka State Hockey Association in different capacities. In fact, he became Vice President of the Association about three decades ago when he was still in his 20’s and the youngest ever to occupy the office bearer post. He continued to hold this position for at least for four terms in that capacity. He relinquished the position only when he went out of the country on a foreign deputation assignment. While he was with the Association, he worked in various capacities in different committees competently. His was always been a sane voice in all the meetings of the Karnataka State Hockey Association.   Being esteemed Member of the Karnataka State Hockey Association and belonging to the hockey fraternity raising to the highest academic position of Vice Chancellor is a matter of immense satisfaction and a proud one. Dr. P.G. Chengappa, is indeed a celebrity Member of the Karnataka State Hockey Association.

 

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Shri C.A. Muthanna  : 
Shri C.A. Muthanna A finest gentleman and true lover of sports. He excelled himself in the game of hockey and basketball.  Now, he is addicted to the green game – Golf. This agriculture graduate is a planter and comes from a well known family in the land of hockey – Kodagu.  He showed adeptness in social activities and associated himself in various organizations from his young age. In fact, he was the youngest person to have become a Lions District Governor. Presently he is actively involved in developing school education in Kodagu. He is associated with the Karnataka state Hockey Association in various capacities. He served as Vice President for three terms consecutively and also headed the Finance Committee for about 10 years. He was also the President of the Coorg Hockey Association.  His resume speaks volume of his celebrity status.
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Shri B.V. Achuthananda Reddy: 
Shri B.V. Achuthananda Reddy An Engineer by profession and Social activist by practice and house hold name in the social circle.  He is wedded to lionism and totally devoted to its  cause.  He held several positions in the Lions Club and a past  District Governor – 324 D6, Bangalore. He has widely travelled across the globe and  gained a rich experience.                      He has served several Associations and Social clubs in different capacities. He was the Secretary of the Malleswaram Association as also he was the President of Bowring Institute Bangalore. He is presently the President of the Karnataka State Chess Association.   As far as Karnataka State Hockey Association goes, he has played a pioneer role in starting and shaping the hockey club. He took active interest right from the beginning in the year 1995 and guided through for almost 14 years in its development. Today hockey club is one of the fast emerging good clubs of Bangalore and for this progress, undoubtedly Shri B.V. Achuthananda Reddy’s contribution has been immense. His knowledge and pro activeness has been a big strength in marching ahead. He held the office of Vice president of KSHA for four consecutive tenure of 4 years each and been a Chairman of the Hockey Club till the end of 2008. Indeed he is still a  active celebrity member of the Association.
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E.A. UNNIKRISHNA  :
E.A. UNNIKRISHNA An octogenarian sports person  - he is at the age of 84 keeps himself very active and engaged in multiple sports activities.  He was an outstanding hockey player and excelled himself in the centre half position by displaying stylish and skillful talent. He had the distinction of representing the Karnataka State many number of years as also captained the team several times.  He was a member of the famous HAL hockey team which had in its rank top players such as Olympians M. Rajagopal & Desamuthu and other famed players Allan Macbride, Veeraghavan, V.P. Bhaskaran, Padavat, Sundar, Kodandapani, Nagaraj and others.  His hockey talent fetched him a place in the Indian Team selection cum coaching camps on different occasions including 1960

Olympic games. He could not find a place in the Indian team that participated in Rome Olympics certainly not on hockey merit reasons but all the same, he took it gamely and went on to play several years thereafter active hockey for his employer and the State.

Hockey runs in his vein and that was the exactly reason that compelled him to continue with the game by donning a different role as Coach. He was one of the coaches who served the Karnataka State for many number of years. He has the distinction of producing many talented players who went on not only to represent the State but also the country.

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Justice M. Santhosh Hegde:
Justice M. Santhosh Hegde is a honorary Member of the Karnataka State Hockey Association.  He is a well known legal luminary and house hold name in judiciary. Many of us know him only from that back ground and what is not known to many is that he was a former State Hockey player. He was forced to quit playing hockey once he chose to pursue his legal profession actively. He is the son of former Supreme Court Judge late Justice K.S. Hegde.  Justice M. Santhosh Hegde, followed his late father’s foot step and he also became the judge of the Supreme Court. After retirement from the supreme court, he is now serving  as Lok Ayukta of Karnataka and in this role, he is performing with a sense of commitment and fairness.  KSHA is proud to have this celebrity as Honorary Member in its fold.
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  Shri  Jagan Mohan Seshadri, IPS : 
Shri  Jagan Mohan Seshadri A former Karnataka State hockey player and a keen follower of the game. He is a Life Member of the Association. An accomplished and distinguished Police officer of Tamil Nadu cadre holding ADGP position.  His family too associated with the Karnataka State Hockey Association and contributed for its growth. Shri Jagan Mohan Seshadri is certainly a celebrity member.
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  Smt. Radha Murthy: 
Smt. Radha Murthy She is the President of the Karnataka State Women’s Hockey Association and Vice President of the Karnataka Olympic Association. She is the spouse of late D.S. Murthy, who was the President of the Karnataka State Hockey Association. She is a sole factor in sustaining the interest of the women’s hockey in the Karnataka State. The experience gained from D.S. Murthy helps in running the hockey administration competently. No doubt, she is a celebrity Member.
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  Shri D.J. Balaraj, IAS : 
Shri D.J. Balaraj An octogenarian Life Member of the Association. A true follower of the game of hockey. He always extends his supporting voice for the promotion of hockey in the State. An active participant in the general meetings of the Association  and also participates in the meeting proceedings.
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Balasubramanian:
Another esteemed Member of the Association who is thickly associated  with the Billiards sport in the State as also at the national level. He had served as President of the State body and presently, he is the Vice President of the national body. A sports enthusiastic and promoter.  A well respected celebrity member of KSHA.

 

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Shri Tobby Simon : 
An entrepreneur and runs a computer company. A sports promoter and supports the Association  in its endeavour. He is one of our celebrity member.

 

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Shri  M.K. Nagendra : 
One of the experienced sports Administrator. He was with the Public Sector Undertakings for well over four decades and ended his service as Sports Officer. While he was in Public Sector Understandings, he had put in a lot of efforts to streamline sports functioning and taken care of the sports in a big way. He is the Secretary General of the Karnataka State Hands ball Association. He was also associated with the national body as its office bearer for several years. He also acted competition Director of the that game in several national and International events.  He is a Life Member of the Karnataka State Hockey Association and  takes part  in all its social, cultural and sports functions. He is a very active participant in the general meetings of the Association and a well respected celebrity Member.

 

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Shri Madhvadas Aildas :
A life member of the Association and regular participant in the social, cultural and social functions. He also tenders advice for the promotion and development of the hockey club. He is also a sports Administrator and been the President of the Karnataka State Billiards Association on three different occasions. While he was holding the office of the President of the KSBA, to his credit he had organized number of national and international level Billiards events in Bangalore. He was also the Vice President of BASFI during the years 1998-2002. He was also active in Lions Club and held different positions such as President, Zonal Chairman and Regional Chairman.
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Wazir Ahamed Khan, IPS :
A honourable Member of the Association.  A lovable, endearing and caring  person. Despite his high position in the society, he displays calm and understanding. A senior police officer in Karnataka  and a celebrity Member of the Karnataka State Hockey Association.
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Shri M.C. Nanaiah,
Shri M.C. Nanaiah is the leader of Janata Dal (S) in the Legislative Council and a senior most Life Member of the Association. His political engagements keeps him so busy that he is not able to take part in the Association activities.  However, KSHA has been urging him to involve himself in the promotion and development of Hockey Association.
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Shri A.R. Khallel
Shri A.R. Khallel is one of the senior most Sports Administrators in Karnataka as well as in the country. In the early days of the Mysore State Hockey Association, most of the members of Football Association were also Members of the Hockey Association and these members had equal interest in both the games and geographically also, the playing venues of these games were adjacent to each other.

 

One such esteemed Member is Shri A.R. Khallel.  His is a household name in the game of Football and associated himself with the Football game as an Administrator in various capacities in different periods. He is the President of the Karnataka State Football Association and Vice President of the All India Football Federation. His selfless and dedicated contribution to the development of the game of Football is well appreciated. At the age of 78, his zeal, enthusiasm and urge to do more still not sapped. A proud member of  KSHA indeed.

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R. BHASKARAN:
R. BHASKARAN An outstanding hockey player and played for the Karnataka State well over a decade and missed representing India by whisker. Apart from excelling himself as a player, he too had a short  stint with hockey administration as an Assistant Secretary. Due to his official commitment, he is unable to devote himself to hockey administration. Though not with hockey administration now, his heart is still with the Association and keeps tracks of its development and extends his helping hand. He is a Deputy Commissioner with the Central Excise & Customs, Bangalore.

 

 

 

 

  • Title clear, N.A & plan pass..
  • Attractive main gate with compound wall.
  • Landscape garden with jogging track, basket ball / volleyball court.
  • children play area with equipment
  • senior citizen sitting area & gazebo. 40
  • W. B .M. Road with street light.
  • Flooring: Lobbies and public areas with premium quality vitrified tile / Branite. Office spaces with vitrified tile and skirting.
South Korea regained title by beating Pakistan
04.Feb.13
South Korea regained title by beating Pakistan
04.Feb.13
South Korea regained title by beating Pakistan
04.Feb.13
South Korea regained title by beating Pakistan
04.Feb.13