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Kannada gottilla? This Whatsapp group can help you

Kannada Gottilla (I do not know Kannada) is an initiative that focuses on teaching Kannada to non-Kannadigas. it's a WhatsApp group where you can learn Kannada and start using it in your daily life.

It was started on Nov. 13, 2014, by Anup Maiya. His friends wanted to learn Kannada and that gave him an idea for WhatsApp. The thought was triggered by a radio prank, which translated a Hindi song to Kannada through the phone.

The Kannada Gottilla team now has 12 members who handle teaching sessions. The group's purpose is to teach Kannada to people who come to Bengaluru and non-Kannadigas residing in Karnataka.