Rani Chennamma Punyatithi is the death anniversary of Rani Chennamma, who was also popular as Kittur Chennamma. In 2017, Rani Chennamma Punyatithi date is February 2.
Rani Chennamma’s samadhi or burial place is in Bailhongal taluk, but is in neglected state with poor maintenance and the place is surrounded by a small park maintained by Government agencies.
Kitturu Rani Chennamma (October 23, 1778 – February 21, 1829) was the queen who ruled Kittur of Karnataka. She is very popular as the rebellion against the East India company of the British.