Staff Reporter

KOLLAM: The Mata Amritanandamayi Math is organising a competition on September 6 in essay writing, poetry writing, painting and elocution at 26 centres in the State for those students who are beneficiaries of the Math’s Vidyamritham scheme.

The scheme was started in 2007 for under privileged students of Kerala, Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka. More than 30,000 students are beneficiaries of the scheme.

From Kerala alone there are more than 10,000 students. The competition is for the beneficiaries from Kerala, according to a release.