Around the City

PadukabhishekamThe satasahasra padukabhishekam of Sri Bhagavathi Bhagawan will be organised at the R.K. Beach on Sunday evening.

A procession would be taken out with the padukas from the RTC Complex at 3 p.m. to the venue, according to the organisers.

FP incentiveA. S. Rao, Executive Director of Visakh Refinery of HPCL, presented a cheque for Rs. 3 lakhs to N. Srikant, Municipal Commissioner of Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation, towards family planning incentives. The money, sanctioned under the SC/ST special component, is meant for distribution as incentive to family planning operations conducted in the corporation limits.

Medical camps heldAbout 500 patients were screened at medical camps conducted by the Greater Visakha Municipal Corporation at Kobbarithota and other slums on Friday.