The District Information Office and the Malabar Christian College are organising an elocution contest for higher secondary and college students as part of the 150 birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda at the college at 10 a.m. on February 8.

College and higher secondary students can take part in the competition. Cash awards of Rs.4,000, Rs.3,000, and Rs.2,000 will be given to first, second, and third prize winners. Those interested may register their names before February 7. For details, call: 0495-2370225/82811 69089.