VISAKHAPATNAM: The Bala Vikas Foundation is conducting an essay writing competition in Telugu for pupils of IX and X classes on the occasion of International Child Rights Protection Day.

Essays can be written on topics like child labour, drug abuse, sexual exploitation, children juvenile justice, education of street children, etc. Each school can send four entries.

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Entries certified by the Head Master of the school should reach secretary of the foundation Narava Prakasa Rao at LIG 10, APHB Colony, Seetammadhara, Visakhapatnam-22 on or before November 18, according to a press note.