Mass contact programme launched

MALAPPURAM: The Department of Technical Education launched a week-long mass contact programme at Government Women's Polytechnic, Kottakkal, on Wednesday. Guidance cells have been set up offering SSLC and plus-two students tips and ideas on higher education possibilities. Staff Reporter

March against

`police inaction'

Badiadka: The local people took out a march from Neerchal to Badiadka police station on Wednesday in protest against the police's failure to nab the culprits involved in the murder of Daniel Crasta. Daniel, a watchman at the Perdala Service Co-operative Bank, was found murdered in front of the bank on October 8. Staff Reporter

`Follow Guru's teachings'

MALAPPURAM: Following Sree Narayana Guru's teachings are the only way to live peacefully in this evil-ridden world, said Nikhilananda Swami, chief of Sivananda Mutt, Palakkad. He was delivering a spiritual discourse as part of the `bhoomipuja' marking the launch of the Gurudeva Mandir at Kuzhimanna, near Kondotty. Staff Reporter

Music programme to be organised

KOZHIKODE: `Mohanamay,' a programme of film songs on the raga mohanam will be presented by singer V.T. Murali at the Tagore Centenary Hall on Friday. The songs will be from Malayalam, Hindi and Tamil films. Some of the most popular film songs in Malayalam are based on mohana ragam. The programme has been organised by Navatharangam, the cultural forum of bank employees. Special Correspondent

Postal adalat in December

KOZHIKODE: `Dak adalat' of the northern region of Kerala postal circle will be held on December 19 at 11 a.m. at the office of the Post Master General at Nadakkav. The northern region of the Kerala Postal Circle covers areas from Kasaragod to Palakad. Customers seeking redressal of grievances about postal services can send their complaints to A. Mukundan, officer on special duty, PMG Office, Nadakkavu, Kozhikode-673 011.The grievances should reach him on or before December 6 in covers superscribed `dak adalat.' Special Correspondent

LIC office to be opened on Saturday

KOZHIKODE: LIC Managing Director T. Thomas Mathew will inaugurate the LIC satellite office at Sreekantapuram in Kannur on Saturday. An LIC Press release had erroneously stated that the inauguration would be held on Friday.

Talent hunt programme

KOZHIKODE: Conz06, a talent hunt programme for college students organised by ICFAI National College, will be held on Friday on the college premises from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Competitions in elocution, essay-writing, cartooning, IQ, debate, quiz, music, cinematic dance and fashion shows will be held. Details can be had from the college at City Palace, Mini-bypass Road, Thiruvannur, Kozhikode, or at Ph: 0495-3296283, 2323891. Special Correspondent