Special Correspondent

KURNOOL: Science exhibitions and cultural programmes marked the National Science Day celebrations in schools across the city on Wednesday. At Montessori school in A. Camp, TDP leader S.V. Mohan Reddy inaugurated the science festival and addressed the students.

The students presented colourful cultural programmes and a skit on `Universe and Planets'.

District Education Officer A. Krishna Rao, V. Janardhan Reddy of Cattamanchi Schools and others were present. A puppet show on the First War of Independence was organised.

At Sri Lakshmi School, Collector M. Dana Kishore inaugurated the science festival and told the students that science could solve many complex problems. He felt that science was an answer even for poverty. A. Krishna Rao, DEO, and others were present.