The District Education Department officials are conducting a three-day Science Fair at PCR Government High School here from Thursday.

As many as 496 projects will be displayed at the venue from the schools in Chittoor, Gudupalle, Kuppam, Ramakuppam, Shantipuram, V. Kota, Baireddipalle, Palamaner, Bangarupalem, Yadamari, Thavanampalle, Irala, Puthalapattu, GD Nellore, Palasamudram and Gudipala mandals in the division. The officials have earmarked accommodation for the students coming from these mandals at select schools in the town. The Science Fair venue has been christened after eminent scientist C.N.R. Rao. Each of the room displaying the projects will have the names of famous scientists. The officials said all steps were taken to provide congenial atmosphere for the students, visitors and parents at the venue. The students coming from the faraway mandals can also register at the science fair on Thursday.