It was a happy day for the students of Ananda Vidyalaya Matric H.S. School, Rajapalayam, when they won four prizes and a special one for the school by their successful participation in the essay and drawing competitions organised by the Department of Forest under the direct supervision of the Divisional Forest Officer of Social Forestry Division, Madurai.M.M. Karthikeyan of Std. I got the first prize in essay writing and D. Navineshwaran of Std. I got the second prize in drawing competition in level I competitions. C. Chidambaram of Std. V secured the second place in essay writing in level II, and G.V. Aishwarya of Std. VIII came second in drawing competition in level III. The chief guest, District Judge P. Ramalingam, distributed the prizes to winners at a function held in Srivilliputhur.