CULTURE Diya, a fund raiser, promises music, dance and fun

Scientific Educational Development for Community Organisation presents Diya, a fund raiser. Singers Naresh Iyer, Satyan Mahalingam, Ajeesh, Nikhil Mathew, Vinaita, Ranina Reddy and Priyadharshini will belt out popular numbers. Other performances include dance by Nanda Dance Company and Limited Edition, mime and variety entertainment by Fairy Tales and Entertainment and G Theatre Society, music by band Western Katcheri (folk fusion) and those by children. The proceeds of the event will be channelled to set up a knowledge centre at Paramankurichi Panchayat of Udangudi block in Tuticorin district.

Diya will be held at 5.30 p.m. on October 6 at The Music Academy, TTK Road. Tickets for the event are available on For tickets and details, call 97104-02265 / 91764-56129.