On World TB Day, March 24, Indian Development Foundation (IDF) has announced a State Level Essay Contest in collaboration with the Office of the Joint Director of Tuberculosis and Karnataka State T.B. Association. The topic for the essay is “Public Participation in T.B. Control.” The contest is open to students of Stds. VIII and IX from Government/Aided/Unaided schools all over Karnataka. Handwritten entries in English or Kannada may be forwarded through the concerned Principals/ HMs to Dr. S. Franklin, Indian Development Foundation, # 2656, 36th ‘A’ Cross, 28th Main, Jayanagar 9th Block, Bangalore – 560 069. For details about the competition contact Ph: 080/22443444, 94805 85506. E-mail: email@example.com.