Chidananda Ganapati Hegde (b March 19, 1958) of Kallabbe, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka has the largest dry arecanut measuring 10.6 cm in diameter, 4 cm in length and weighing 18 g in his possession as on June 30, 2015. He also has a 3.2 cm long and 4.5-1.6 cm dia (upper to lower) dry arecanut weighing 4 g.