Staff Reporter

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The Gandhi Peace Foundation is organising district-level competitions in painting, patriotic songs, essay writing, elocution and quiz for students from lower primary, upper primary, high school, Plus Two and college in connection with Gandhi Jayanti celebrations on October 2. The competitions will be held from September 13 at Gandhi Bhavan, Thycaud, here. For details, contact the secretary, Gandhi Peace Foundation, Gandhi Bhavan, Thycaud (ph: 2321786).

A quiz competition on the history of the Independence struggle will be organised by the Centre for Gandhian Studies, University of Kerala, at the University Senate Chamber at 10 a.m. on September 15. The competition will be based on the history of the freedom struggle from 1857 to 1947. Candidates should register their names with the coordinator, Centre for Gandhian Studies, University of Kerala, before September 10. There will be no registration fee. For details, call 2305663/93870 18695/94951 52734.