Telugu academy award

The Madras Telugu Academy has selected Narava Prakasa Rao, founder-secretary of Bala Vikas Foundation, for the 2007 `Samaikya Bharath Gaurav Satkar' (Ugadi award), for his achievements in social work and rehabilitation of child labour in the city.

SISI programme

The Small Industries Service Institute (SISI) will hold a sensitisation programme on December 7 on topics like intellectual property rights, patents, etc. Contact G. Raghuram at: 94401-33513, 0891-2517942 for more details.

Digvijay coming

AICC general secretary Digvijay Singh and APCC president K. Keshava Rao are arriving here on Thursday afternoon by air. Both will proceed to Vizianagaram district to canvass for party candidate of Bobbili LS seat, according to Visakha-I MLA and city Congress president D. Srinivasa Rao.