AIR special series

All India Radio will broadcast on Friday recorded interviews with eminent individuals of yesteryears. There is an interview with Ayyagari Veerabhadra Rao on `Radio drama' at 7.15 a.m., followed by one with painter Sanjeev Dev at 12.15 p.m. An interview with scientist Suri Bhagavantham is at 5.30 p.m. and one with light music expert Mallick at 7.45 p.m. It will end with vocal music by Parupalli Ramakrishnayya at 8.15 p.m.

Relief activities

Ramakrishna Mission, Vijayawada has handed over essential provisions to 300 families in Ayyanki and Uruturu villages of Pamarru mandal and Kapileswarapuram and Mutrajupalem in Pamidimukkala mandal. Relief is also being provided to about 700 families in Kaikaluru mandal.