Navarathri Festival: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurates handing over of sword as part of idol procession, Padmanabhapuram Palace, 7 a.m.

Centre for Development Studies: Seminar on ‘Gandhi’s constructive programme and his critique of parliamentary democracy,’ Centre for Development Studies, Seminar Hall, 10 a.m.

Organisation of Retired Bankers in Trivandrum: Speaker G. Karthikeyan hands over consent letters collected from ORBIT members to donate organs, Institution of Engineers Auditorium, 10 a.m.

City Corporation: Mayor K Chandrika inaugurates cleaning drive, Palayam market, 9 a.m.

Forest Department: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurates State-level wildlife week celebrations, Agasthyavanam Biological Park, Kappukad, 4 p.m.

Kerala Government Medical Officers’ Association: Health Minister V.S Sivakumar launches KGMOA’s Santhvana Sworgam programme, Government Mental Health Centre, Peroorkada, 9 a.m.

Kerala Gandhi Smarak Nidhi: All religion prayer meeting and children’s meet, Gandhi Bhavan, Thycaud, 9.30 a.m.

Information and Public Relations Department: Chief Minister Oommen Chandy inaugurates State-wide Gandhi Jayanthi celebrations, V.J.T. Hall, 10. 30 a.m.

Global Gandhian Foundation: Minister for Information and Public Relations K.C. Joseph launches housing programme for homeless people, V.J.T. hall, 1.30 p.m.

Information and Public Relations Department: Mayor K. Chandrika participates in all-religion prayer meeting, Gandhi Park, East Fort, 7. 30 a.m.

I&PRD: Garlanding of Gandhi Statue, East Fort, 8. 30 a.m.

Assembly Secretariat: Speaker G. Karthikeyan garlands Gandhi Statue, Assembly premises, 10 a.m.

KPCC: Garlanding of Gandhi’s portrait, Indira Bhavan, 9 a.m.

Lal Bahadur Sasthri Cultural Centre: Garlanding of statue of former Prime Minister Lal Bahadur Shastri on his 109{+t}{+h}birth anniversary, Panavila Junction, 9. 30 a.m.

DC International Book Fair: Book release, Kanakakunnu Palace, 5. 30 p.m.