Rotary Club Visakha Port City – to install drinking water facilities in schools

Rotary Club Visakha Port City conducted a meeting for installation of new team on Saturday at Rotary Grandeur.

Speaking on the occasion, former District Governor Goli Bhaskar Rao gave details on the contribution of Rotary in pulse polio eradication. He installed club president V. Narayana Rao and secretary Y. Srinivasa Kumar.

Mr. Rao informed that this year the club was planning to install safe drinking water and hand wash facilities under Swachh Vidyalaya scheme in over 50 government schools in the district.

Rotary assistant governor D.S. Prakasa Rao, Rotary Public Image chairman P.L.K. Murthy, district governor nominee G. Viswanadh and past presidents G.S. Raju, K.S.M.K Murthy, K.S. Narayana, Muralidharan Pilllai, Phillip and others were present.


fun time

Students of St. Joseph's College having fun during the Freshers’ Day celebrations on their college campus in Visakhapatnam on Saturday. —Photo: K.R. Deepak

Students of St. Joseph’s College having fun during the Freshers’ Day celebrations on their college campus in Visakhapatnam on Saturday. —Photo: K.R. Deepak


Today in Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam Today

Surya Academy of Arts: Painting exhibition, Visakha Museum, noon to 8 p.m.

Visakha Rasagna Vedika: Talk by Prof. K. Malayavasini, Dr. Damerla Venkata Surya Rao and Rambhatla Nrusimha Sarma, Visakhapatnam Public Library, 6 p.m.

Srijan: Release of ‘Surya Kiranalu’ written by Dr. Kutikuppala Surya Rao, MP Kinjarapu Rammohan Naidu chief guest, Hindi Department, AU campus, 6 p.m.

Veda Gayatri Foundation & Sri Viswanadha Sahitya Peetham: Mahila Yugala Ashtavadhanam by Bulusu Aparna and Pullabhatla Nagasanthi Swaroopa, Lalitha Kalyana Mandapam,  10 a.m.

Sobhan Babu Smaraka Peetham: Presentation of Sobhan Babu Smaraka Puraskaram-2015 to stage and film actor S. Kasi Viswanadh, VJF Press Club, Dabagardens, 10 a.m.

Lepakshi: Exhibition, New Rythu Bazaar grounds, MVP Colony, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.

AU College of Pharmaceutical Sciences: 19th annual convention and 2nd international conference of Society of Pharmacognosy-2015, Platinum Jubilee Guesthouse, 9 a.m.

Vizag Youth Carnival: 2k run, CPI (M) State secretary B.V. Raghavulu to flag off, Kalimata temple, R.K. Beach 6.30 a.m.

Public Relations Society of India: National seminar on PR, Hotel Daspalla, 10.30 a.m.

Rural Water Supply & Sanitation & Bharathi Theertha: World Water Day, Dr. Y.V.S. Murthy auditorium, 9 a.m.

Avanthi Institute of Engineering & Technology & ARTA: Management meet Aykya-2015, AIET campus, 9 a.m.

K.K. ENT Clinic & Cochlear Implant Centre: Distribution of cochlear implant systems, Hotel Dolphin, 11 a.m.

JP Cricket Academy: Launching of Master Drives – video film in Telugu on cricket basics, Central Park, VUDA Colony, Madhavadhara, 6 p.m.



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