The Periyar Educational and Social Service Trust organised a district level elocution competition for school students at Kabisthalam in Thanjavur district in connection with the 130th birth anniversary of E.V.R. Periyar.
R. Mohamed Irfan, a Std. IX student of Al-Ameen Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Kumbakonam, participated in the contest and won the second place.
Mohamed Irfan has participated in many oratorical competitions in the past and has brought laurels to the school.
The correspondent of the school, M. Kamaludeen, Principal S. Syed Abdul Subhan, teachers, parents and students felicitated Irfan.