Art of living

On the occasion of silver jubilee, the Art of Living Part 1 course has been declared donation course, Vyakti Vikas Kendra has informed in a press release issued here. The yoga and meditation course of Art of Living will be held at 502, Padmavathi Residential Complex, YMCA Circle, Narayanguda from January 24 to 29. Further details can be had over Ph. 98854-93004. Staff Reporter

Clarification on autorickshaw fare

The Auto Drivers Joint Action Committee has clarified that one-and-a-half fare is to be collected between 11 p.m. and 5 a.m. only. In a statement issued here, the JAC took note of complaints on some auto drivers demanding this fare from 9 p.m. and appealed them to desist from the practice.

Applications for HPS admission

The District Tribal Welfare Officer S. Venkateshwarlu has invited applications from ST candidates for admission into first class in Hyderabad Public School in Begumpet. Applications forms should be submitted before January 25. The annual income of the parents of aspiring children should not exceed Rs. 12,000. Application forms can be collected from Sneha Jubilee Bhavan in Rangareddy Collectorate. Special Correspondent

Pollution monitoring

A Continuous Ambient Air Quality Monitoring Station was inaugurated at the Andhra Pradesh Pollution Control Board (APPCB) premises at Sanathnagar on Saturday. The total cost of the station is Rs. 80.10 lakh, of which Rs. 40 lakh were provided by the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB). Among others, the new monitoring station will aid in determining if the air quality meets environmental standards and establish air pollution control measures. Staff Reporter

Yoga camp

Shree Hanuman Vyayamshala and Yoganjali, in association with Patanjali Yog Peeth, Haridwar are organising a free yoga sadhana and therapy camp at Shree Hanuman Vyayamshala Public School, Sultan Bazaar, from Monday. The 10-day classes would be held from 5.30 p.m. to 7 p.m. For more details, one may contact Ph.No.24605847 or 94401 91179, according to a release.