In connection with the Independence Day, Nandini Voice For The Deprived, a NGO in Besant Nagar, will be conducting essay and quiz competition for school and college students.

The topics for essay and quiz are ‘What I admire most about Subramania Bharathi' and ‘Life Sketch of Bharathi, V.O. Chidambaram Pillai and Subramaniya Siva,' respectively.

Students studying in Class IX to XII and undergraduate and post graduate students can participate. Best of five entries among school students and best of five entries among college students will be selected for awards in the essay competition.

The essay (not more than 1,000 words) should be written either in Tamil or English.

Last date for submission is August 5. Quiz competition will take place in the first week of August.

For details, contact Nandini Voice For The Deprived, M-60, 1, Fourth Cross Street, Besant Nagar. Ph: 2491 6037.