Here is how a few groups in the neighbourhood will be celebrating Republic Day on Jan 26..
– At Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Senior Secondary School, Mylapore, the celebrations will be held at the school campus at 7.30 a.m.
– R. A. Puram Residents’ Association’s Republic Day event will be held at the Corporation Park at 7th Main Road, R. A. Puram. K. Viswanathan, secretary, Mylapore Residents Welfare Association, will hoist the national flag. Their quarterly meet will follow. A talk and a presentation will be given on source segregation with special emphasis on home composting. All are welcome. Contact T. N. Sreenivas at 9840049604.
-Senior resident of CIT Colony, Venkatesan will hoist the flag at the Corporation park at 5th Cross Street, CIT Colony, Mylapore in the morning. Patriotic songs will be presented by Skandha Gaana Vidyaalayaa led by guru Lakshmi Krishnaswamy and her group. A get together will be held in the evening at 5 p.m. A talk will be given on waste management. Organised by CIT Colony Residents Association.
– Sir Sivaswami Kalalaya Higher Secondary School, Mandaveli will be conducting its Republic Day celebrations and sports day prize distribution function at the School Playfield at Chitrakulam North Street, Mylapore. R. Sayitrisha, last year’s school topper will hoist the flag. M. C. Srikanth, secretary of the school will distribute the prizes. At 8 a.m.