Seminar on litterateur`Srijan', an association dedicated to Hindi literature and culture will organise a seminar on `The Writings of Manohar Shyam Joshi', the first Hindi soap opera writer and a novelist on June 10 at Rajabhasha Swarnjayanthi Bhawan, Dondaparthy.

Contact Srijan President Neerav Kumar Verma (2509844) or Secretary T. Mahadev Rao (9394290204) for details.

Painting contestsSri Sree Art Centre will conduct a painting competition for children between 6 and 18 years on `Dictionary of Friendship'. Entries should be sent to Sri Sree Art Creative Centre, Prahaldapuram on or before June 11. Further details can be had from B. Satya Veni (2797700).

Beach clean-up driveHSBC will organise a `Beach Clean-up Drive' at R.K. Beach on Sunday at 8.30 a.m. on the occasion of the World Environment Day to make Vizag beach a litter-free zone and spread awareness on environmental issues.

Dak adalat on June 20The 55th Dak adalat will be held on June 20 at 4 p.m. on the office premises of the Senior Superintendent of Post Offices to hear complaints of public on postal department's services. Complaints can also be sent to Senior Superintendent of Post Offices, Visakhapatnam Division, before June 12.