The Hindu Young World and Ankur Learning Solutions bring you a short story competition. With temperatures soaring this is perhaps the best time to let your imagination run wild.

The topics for the short story are:

a. With Ankur in a fantasy world;

b. Ankur, the best friend I have

You can illustrate your story (ratio 1: 1.5)

Entries from teams of two or three are also welcome.

The best stories will be published in a book.

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Get the form signed by the principal of your school and your parent

Last date for entries is June 30

Send your entries to: Box No. HB 1920, The Hindu

Young World, Anna Salai, Chennai – 600002

Or mail (story in a word file and drawing in jpg format)