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World Children's Day fete with a difference

By Our Staff Reporter

KOCHI, OCT. 31. The 120-odd children from the Sacred Heart Orphanage at Mookkannur near Angamaly celebrated the World Children's Day today by videoconferencing with different persons, including the Malayalam film star of Nammal-fame Jishnu.

The Reliance Webworld outlet on MG Road was thrown open for the children to videoconference and play computer games. Most children touched a computer keyboard for the first time in their lives today.

They played games and surfed the Net. They spent a few hours talking to a variety of people through videoconference. Mr. Jishnu, sitting in Chennai, sang with them the popular hit song `Entamme onnu kaanan'.

They were taken around the city by the Rotaract Club of Cochin Harbour.

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