Special Correspondent

TIRUCHI: The annual The Hindu Young World painting competition will be held in Tiruchi on November 30. The contest as usual would be held in two categories – ‘juniors,’ for students of standards IV to VII, and ‘seniors,’ for students of standards VIII to X.

Students who wish to participate will have to send in their drawings for the preliminary round to R. Srinivasan, Regional General Manager, The Hindu, Chennai By-Pass Road, Senthaneerpuram, Tiruchi – 620 004. The last date for receipt of entries for the preliminary round has been extended to November 15.

The topics for the preliminary round for the junior category are: ‘Sports Day,’ ‘In the Zoo,’ ‘Flying Kites,’ or ‘Birthday Party.’ The topics for seniors are: ‘Watching a Stage Play,’ ‘On a Hill Station,’ ‘Bandh/strike day,’ or ‘Environment Day.’ All those selected for the finals will be sent individual letters with details of the venue and time. There will be no entry fee.