CITU leader rememberedActivists of the Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) on Sunday recalled the services of trade union leader Sunkara Mallikarjuna Rao. Addressing a meeting organised to commemorate the second death anniversary of the Rao, CITU State president R. Sudha Bhaskar called upon workers to continue the legacy of the Rao by launching movements to protect the rights of the working class.

Students urged to be service orientedVijayawada East MLA Vangaveeti Radhakrishna on Sunday underlined the need for serving the mankind. Inaugurating the State-level conference of the United Independents (UI) here, he said that students should spend some time on social service, besides pursuing their education in a disciplined manner. State president of the UI Karnati Saibabu presided.

`Meditation helpful'Chief Metropolitan Judge K. Chidananda on Sunday said that meditation would help youth imbibe discipline and reach their goals.

Addressing the 97th birth anniversary fete of Yogiraj Vedadri Maharshi here, he said that Vedadri Maharshi simplified the `kundalini' and `kayakalpa' meditations.