Prizes distributed

Prizes and certificates were given away to students of Sivakasi Hindu Nadar Girls Middle School, Sivakasi, who had won the Tirukkural competitions organised by Tiruvalluvar Education Trust, Erode, by K. Radhiga Devi, Sivakasi Municipal Chairperson. C.R. Velayutha Nadar, secretary, presided over the function. G. Uma Maheshwari, Assistant Engineer, Sivakasi Municipality, addressed the students.

Ms. Radhiga Devi also presented the shield for ‘Tirukkural Valar Palli’ given by Tiruvalluvar Education Trust to Mr. Velayutha Nadar.

In all, 374 students from the school participated in the Tirukkural competitions.

Christmas celebration

Gaiety marked Christmas celebration at Sri Vasavi Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Dindigul. Children wore Santa Claus mask and exchanged Christmas greetings.

The correspondent Meda A. Balan presided over the celebration.

The Principal N.V. Shanthi delivered the Christmas message.

Award for school

Arumugam Pillai Seethai Ammal Matriculation Higher Secondary School, Tiruppattur, was chosen for the Karuna Club Award and its student, N. Jeyan, for the Dayawan Award instituted by the Chennai-based Karuna International, a service organisation.

The awards were presented to the Principal S. Murugeshbabu and N. Jeyan at a function organised in Salem. Correspondent, N. Arumugarajan, congratulated the winners.

Compiled by S. Annamalai