Cultural competitions for school students will be held at the District Government Music School in Kattiganapalli here on December 7. The competitions will be conducted by the Jawahar Bala Bhavan.

Competitions on dance, drawing, and singing competitions will begin at 10 a.m.

Children who come first in the 9-12 and 13-16 age categories will be sent to Chennai to participate in the State-level competitions.

Those who participate in singing competition can sing only Carnatic, national songs, songs that create social awareness and folk songs in Tamil. Each singer will be given 3 minutes.

For dance, Bharatham, Tamil folk dance, Kuchipudi and Mohiniatttam are allowed.

Children participating in drawing competition should bring 40X30 cm drawing paper.