Kondira Keerthi Muthappa S/o Bopanna & Pushpa (Thamane Chappanda) originally from Bethu Village, Napoklu, Kodagu, presently residing at Bangalore. He is the first International umpire hailing from Kodagu after establishment of Hockey India. He is the first Kodava to officiate International Hockey match under the aegis of Hockey Kodagu. He has officiated in 6 National Tournaments, 4 All India Tournaments & 3 International Test series.