Staff Reporter

KOZHIKODE: The tenth anniversary of Safdar Hashmi Natyasangham and the 19th death anniversary of the noted theatre personality will be observed with programmes here on January 1. A mass hunger strike will be held from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Kottaparambu, Vadakara.

Cine actor Murali will inaugurate the cultural meeting to be held later. The Natyasangham will felicitate senior theatre artistes Nilambur Ayesha, K.T. Mohammed and M. K. Panikotti on the occasion. The Safdar Hashmi Natyasangham has for long been involved in providing free training to economically backward students. .