Jana Vignana Vedika will conduct the second phase of “Kadapa Pillolla Kathalu”, story-writing competition on November 18 and the list of students selected were sent to the headmasters of the schools concerned, who would inform students, JVV district honorary president R. Chandrasekhar Reddy said.

A 30-member panel selected 1,722 stories from the stories written by 13,065 students of 529 schools in Kadapa district, he told a press conference here. The students would appear for the second phase of the contest to be held from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 100 best stories would be selected for publication.