YMCA blood donation camp

YMCA will be organising a blood donation camp on Sunday from 9 a.m. on its premises. KGH Blood Bank will be coordinating the camp. Interested can contact 9885459300 or 98481 90731 for details.

ATM centre inaugurated

State Bank of Mysore opened an ATM centre at Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering, Madhurwada, on Thursday. It was inaugurated by C. Sadasiva Rao, medical practitioner and philanthropist in the presence of T.S. Krishna Murty, DGM (Central zone - Bangalore) of the bank.

Bidhan C. Sahu, AGM, K. Krishna Bharat, Chief Manager of the bank and others were present.

SISI campaign

The Small Industries Service Institute (SISI), in association with Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering, organised a one-day industrial intensive and motivation camp at the college on Friday.

Phone-in programme

A live phone-in programme will be held over the educational FM channel `Gyanvani' between 7 p.m. and 7.30 p.m. on Saturday. Director in-charge of AU School of Distance Education will give details about the school and its courses. Interested can participate by calling 2568651 or 2568652. The programme can be heard over 106.4MHz.

Film screening

The Vizag Film Society will screen `Neelakkuyil', the first Malayalam film to win the President's medal for excellence in film making in 1954, at 6 p.m. at Andhra University Academic Staff College in memory of P. Bhaskaran, one of finest lyricists and poets of Kerala, who passed away recently. Details can be had by contacting society secretary N. Prakasa Rao (94406 75955).

HPCL union holds

gate meeting

The Petroleum Workers' Union of HPCL's Visakh Refinery here, led by its president P.G. Viswesvara Rao, held a gate meeting on Friday in the refinery protesting against the Centre's move to disinvest the refinery to Total Fina of France for financing the expansion project. The union decided to intensify the stir if the Centre did not stop the disinvestment move as the cash-rich HPCL is one of the `navaratna' companies.

Health check-up camp

As part of ESI Corporation Day celebrations, a health check-up camp was conducted by the Malkapuram ESI doctors and paramedical staff for contract workers at HZL on Wednesday. More than 80 workers were examined and free medicines were distributed at the camp.