GENERAL

Kerala Water Authority: Minister for Water Resources N. K. Premachandran to inaugurate emergency leak control unit ‘Blue Brigade’, Chief Engineer, Central zone office premises, 5 p.m.

Internal Quality Assurance Cell, Maharaja’s College; Centre for Socio-economic & Environmental Studies: Public lecture on ‘Public policy and private choice in educational development in Kerala’, followed by release of book ‘Kerala: dimensions of development’, Seminar Hall, 9.30 a.m.

Kerala Press Academy: Presentation of V. Karunakaran Nambiar award to G. Prajesh Sen, sub-editor of Madhyamam, Academy hall, Kakkanad, 11 a.m.

International Academy of Pathology: Inauguration of 6th Asia Pacific Congress, Onan hall, Le-Meridian Convention Centre, Maradu, 6.30 p. m.

Hantex Emporium: Exhibition and sale, Boat Jetty, 9.30 a.m.

CULTURE

Bhavan’s Institute of Media Studies: Video film fest-09, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan auditorium, T.D. Road, 10.30 a.m.

Kashi Art Cafe: Painting exhibitions by Barbara Ash, Fort Kochi, 8.30 a.m.; T.R. Upendranath, Mattancherry, 10.30 a.m.

RELIGION

Chinmaya Mission: Vedanta vijnana course class, Nettepadam Road, 6 p.m.

Mahaganapathi Temple: Vinayaka Chathurthi festival, temple rituals, 5 p.m., Chakyarkoothu, 7 p.m., Panangad.