Thiruvananthapuram: The state school youth festival for the current academic year will be held at Kannur.

Earlier, it was planned to conduct the event at Ernakulam. However, considering the ongoing Metro rail works, it was shifted to Kannur. This is the second time the event is shifted from Ernakulam owing to Metro rail works.

It was also decided to conduct the state school athletic meet at Malappuram.