The State government is organising year-long programmes in connection with the 150 birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda.

Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will perform the State-level inauguration of the programme at RTTC Auditorium, Kaimanam, here on Sunday.

He will also inaugurate a three-day residential camp for the leaders of State Youth Clubs.

Culture Minister K.C. Joseph will preside over the function. District-level seminars, discussions, painting exhibition, quiz, and promotion of Vivekananda writings will be held as part of the year-long event.

On the day, various programmes were held across the district.