Marking the tenth anniversary of Madurai Kamban Kazhagam, poetry recitation, elocution and music competitions have been announced for school students on November 27.

A communication from Mr R. Chockalingam, secretary of the Kazhagam said the competitions will be held at Sri Meenakshi Nilayam, Vasudara Complex in Andalpuram. Students of classes six, seven and eight would have to recite 10 Kambaramayanam verses from class ten text books for the poetry recitation, whereas ninth and tenth class students would have to recite 15 verses found in twelfth standard text books.

For the elocution, students from higher secondary classes would be asked to talk on ‘Kambanil Manithaneyam’, and for music competition they could sing any five verses of Kambaramayanam from class 12 text book.

For further details call 9344188991 or 4370829.