Religion

Vizag Defence Academy: Ganapathi Navaratra celebrations (9 a.m.); cultural programmes (7 p.m.), Academy premises, Marripalem.

General

Tourism Department: World Tourism Day celebrations, competitions in art and essay writing (9 a.m.), photo exhibition (11 a.m.), Gurajada Kalakshetram.

Visakhapatnam Port Trust: World Maritime Day celebrations, Hotel Dolphin, 6 p.m.

Department of Mechanical Engineering, AU College of Engineering: Mechanical engineering students conference `MESCON’07’, College Auditorium, 9 a.m.

Indian Read Cross Society: Junior Red Cross counsellors training camp, Red Cross Building, 11 a.m.

Durgabai Deshmukh Centre for Women’s Studies and GVMC: Valedictory of workshop on `Capacity building for corporators in good urban governance’, Centre premises, A.U. Campus, 3 p.m.

PYL: Bhagat Singh centenary meeting, VJF Press Club, Dabagardens, 6 p.m.

Department of Biochemistry, Andhra University: Inauguration of II floor (11 a.m.), training programme on `M.S. Molecular biology and biotechnology’ (11.15 p.m.), Department premises.

AU International Students’ Affairs: Release of book on `AU information and profile for International students’, EC Hall, AU campus, 12 noon.

Culture

Akkeneni Nagarjuna Kalasagar: Akkineni naatakotsavalu-2007, staging of play ‘Raachapundu’, Kalabharati, 6.30 p.m.

Mossaic Literary Organisation and Eskay Foundation: Memorial meeting of Mandali Venkata Krishnarao, Public Library, Dwarakanagar, 5.30 p.m.

Tamil Sangam: Staging of drama ‘Plastic Kadavul’ by cine/TV fame TV Varadharajen and his troupe, Ukkunagaram Club, 7.30 p.m.