Submitted by Editor on Sat, 2016-01-30 14:07 London: The Karnataka Cultural Foundation (KCF) announced the setting up of its UK national committee recently at the London Meelad Conference. The KCF is a socio-cultural organisation which brings together Kannadiga expatriates around the globe under one roof. The organisation has a well-established international, national, zonal, and sector wings in Malaysia, Singapore, United Arab Emirates, Oman, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, and Qatar. Dr AP Abdul Hakeem Azhari officially inaugurated the new KCF UK Committee and congratulated the New Committee Board members, President Mr. Rafeeq Haleyangadi Suratkal, General Secretary Sadakathulla Nelligudde Bantwal, Organisational President Asharf Amani Belthangadi, Organisational secretary Abbas Makyar Thalapady, Treasurer Asif Bajpe. KCF London Executive committee members include Shafi Abdullah, Kalandar Sharif, Hashim Ujire, Umarcha, Faisal, Hasib Ullal, Kasman, Mohammad, Alika, Yusuf, Abdul Rahman, Mohideen.Renowned scholar of England Khalid Sheikh Imran Hussain inaugurated the event and Sahul welcomed the gathering. Gafoor proposed the vote of thanks. Organizational President Asharf Amani Belthangadi Organizational secretary – Abbas Makyar Thalapady General Secretary – Sadakathulla Nelligudde Bantwal President – Mr. Rafeeq Haleyangadi Suratkal Treasurer- Asif Bajpe .