Inaugurating a seminar organized jointly by the Karnataka Kodava Sahitya Academy, Thook-Bolak Art and Sports and Literary Academy of Virajpet at Gonikoppa on Wednesday, Speaker K.G. Bopaiah called upon cultural ambassadors to spread Kodava tradition and culture in positive manner. He lauded the new concepts and programmes of the Academy to boost the opportunity to preserve and protect the culture and heritage of the district. Former MLC C.S. Arun Machaiah, Karnataka Kodava Sahitya Academy chairperson I. Rani Machaiah, registrar Vinodchandra, Thook Bolak Academy convener Mudhosh Poovaiah and others were present.