A special cover was released to celebrate 135th Birth Anniversary of Shantalingappa Patil Nimbal at Nimbal on 12th June 2017.
Shantalingappa Patil Nimbal is the first artist of Hyderabad Karnataka region to complete his education at Sir J J School of Art, Mumbai. He is well known for his Portrait Paintings. His Paintings can be found in the old Hyderabad region, especially in Bidar, Raichur & Kalaburagi. The cover has a painting by him.
Cover Code: KTK/54/2017
Courtesy: Suresh Rao, Bengaluru.