TIRUNELVELI

Arsha Vidhya Bharathi: Vedic Chanting and Sanskrit, 5, Sankarapuram, 10.30 a.m., Bhagavad Gita, 65, Sathyamurthy Street, Tirunelveli Town, 5 p.m.

Department of Information and Public Relations: Exhibition on multi-departmental functions and achievements, R. Avudaiyappan, Speaker, presides, T.P.M. Maideen Khan, Minister for Environment and Pollution Control, inaugurates, Poongothai Aladi Aruna, Minister for Social Welfare, releases the magazine, MPs and MLAs participate, Nehru Open Auditorium, Palayamkottai, 5 p.m.

District Science Centre: 20th anniversary week and National Science Day celebrations, lecture on `Recent trends in Science and Technology' by M. Daniel Sweetlin, Head, Department of Physics, St. John's College, Palayamkottai, National Science Day celebrations and distribution prizes to winners

of district-level science quiz competitions, District Science Centre, Kokkirakulam, 12 noon.

Uttar Pradesh Handicrafts and Handlooms Artisans' Association: Exhibition cum sale of handicrafts and hand-printed textiles and jewelleries, Hotel Sakunthala International, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

Veeramaamunivar Thamizh Mantram - St. Xavier's College: Seminar on `Hope of Youths' by Mahadevan, Head, Department of Tamil, Sadakkathullah Appa College, Palayamkottai, Rev. Fr. Caussanel Hall, college premises, Palayamkottai,

3.30 p.m.

Department of Public Library: Inter-religious prayer meeting for students appearing for public examination, District Central Library, 6 p.m.

Alcoholics Anonymous: Regular meeting, Good Shepherd Matriculation School, 7th Street, Thiyagaraja Nagar, 7 p.m.

ALWARKURICHI

Department of Biotechnology and Eco Club - Sri Paramakalyani College: One-day workshop on `Solid Waste Management', college premises, 9 a.m.

Nagercoil

Information and Public Relation Office: Inauguration of multi-media campaign, Collector Swarna, District Revenue Officer Jothi Nirmala, and others participate, Uzhavar Shanthai premises, 6 p.m.