Religion

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

General

Centre for SAARC Studies, Andhra University: National seminar on ‘SAARC: The new image and challenges’, K.C. Reddy, Chairman, APSCHE, delivers keynote address, Centre premises, 9.30 a.m.

Andhra University: Unveiling of bronze statute of Cattamanchi Ramalinga Reddy, founder VC of AU, Convocation Theatre, AU campus, 9 a.m.

Al-Ameer College of Engineering and IT: Biotechnology, pharmacy and chemical engineering students seminar `Biopharmacon-2K7’, T. Ravi, CMD of Krebs Biochemicals, chief guest, College premises, Gudilova, 9.30 a.m.

BSP: Visakhapatnam assembly, parliament constituencies review meeting, Mahesh Araya, All India General Secretary, chief guest, Party’s Office, Prabhala Enclave, Maharanipeta, 10 a.m.

Bharat Vikas Parishad: National group songs competitions, VUDA Children Theatre, 2 p.m.

Kalasrusti: Inauguration of All India Craft Bazaar-2007, Kalasrusti Handicrafts and Handloom Emporium, Mastya Darshini Complex, R.K. Beach Road, 9.30 a.m.

Culture

Akkeneni Nagarjuna Kalasagar: Presenation of Akkineni Aatmiya Puraskar awards to B. Narayana Rao, MLC, Bhimavaram, and I. Dayananda Gandhi followed by staging of play ‘Srinadhudu’, Kalabharati, 6.30 p.m.