A peace rally will be organised for a distance of 15 km. covering a cluster of habitations in West Godavari and East Godavari districts from Y.N. College here on January 30 under the aegis of the Gandhian Studies Centre in commemoration of the death anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. According to D. Venkateswara Rao, Director of the study centre, the rally, which is scheduled to commence at 9 a.m., will culminate into a public meeting at Malkipuram in East Godavari district in the noon. Meanwhile, the Gandhian Study centre is planning to hold an essay-writing competition at Y.N. College on January 28 for students of schools and collegesin both the districts on “Gandhian principles for rural development’.