The Akhila Bharata Ayyappa Seva Sangham and the Visakha Sridharma Sasta Annadana Charitable Trust are jointly organising a mega Annadanam for Ayyappa devotees who have taken the Deeksha, at the Bhartiya Samskrutika Bhavanam opposite Raghavendra Swamy temple here from Friday to December 26. Lunch would be served from noon to 2 p.m. every day.

Govardhana Giri puja

The ISKCON branch here celebrated the Govardhana Giri Puja by preparing a replica of the Govardhana Giri with cooked rice on Thursday. Bhajans and devotional songs were rendered. MLA V. Ramakrishna Babu and others participated, president of ISKCON Sambadas informed.

Child Rights Day

To mark the observance of the Child Rights Protection Day, a dermatology camp was conducted at the Government Special Home for Boys, MVP Colony on Friday. Dermatologist G.V. Narasimha Rao explained skin diseases and examined the boys while Coordinator of the District Medical and Health Office Lanka Prasad conducted medical test. Medicines were given to the needy. Superintendent of the home P. Annaji, and Medcial Officer A. Maheswara Rao was present.