Chief Minister Oommen Chandy will inaugurate Malabar Mahotsavam at the open air stage on the Kozhikode beach at 6 p.m. on Saturday.

Tourism Minister A.P. Anil Kumar will preside. The Malabar Mahotav Kalasreshta-Kalaratna awards will be presented at the inaugural function.

Pallavi Krishna and her troupe will present Mohiniyattom.

A music programme devoted to Hindi playback singer Mohammed Rafi will follow.

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