Staff Reporter

KOZHIKODE: The District Child Welfare Committee has invited applications for bravery awards for children.

Secretary of the District Child Welfare Committee V. Sundaram said the selection would be based on the child's initiative to act with alacrity in times of crisis and save the life of others putting their own life in danger.

The incident ought to have taken place between July 1 2005 and June 30 2006.

The applicants ought to be in the age group of six to 18 years. The applications must be submitted in the requisite form by August 18.The details of the incident can be prepared in Malayalam, English or Hindi. The applications should be submitted at the office of the ADC general, Civil Station, Kozhikode.

For details, contact telephone 2371055.

Cash awards and certificates will be presented to the selected children. They will also be considered for the State-level children's bravery award.