Around the City

Kovalam palace visit postponedThiruvananthapuram: The scheduled visit of Finance Minister Vakkom Purushothaman, Tourism Minister K.C. Venugopal and Leader of the Opposition V.S. Achuthanandan to the Halcyon Castle at Kovalam has been postponed from March 17 to the March 19, according to an official press release issued here on Thursday. Staff Reporter

BSNL mobile bill dateThiruvananthapuram: The last date for payment of bills of Plan 100 mobile customers is March 25 to avoid disconnection. For customers of all other plans, the last date of payment is March 22.

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Drawing contestThiruvananthapuram: The Association of Public Health Engineers, Kerala, will organise a drawing competition for schoolchildren in connection with the World Water Day on March 22. The contest will be held at the Aqua Tower, Kowdiar at 9 a.m. There will be separate contests for KG, lower primary, upper primary and high school students. For registration, contact the association at: 2437500, 9447152185. Staff Reporter