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Over 2,000 take literacy exam in Kerala's capital

Thiruvananthapuram: Over 2,050 candidates, including five in their 80s, on Sunday appeared for the Aksharashree literacy exam conducted here, the state literacy mission authority said. Sumathi Ammal and Dharani, both aged 85, were the senior-most candidates in the exam, conducted as part of the ‘Aksharashree’ project which is envisaged to find illiterates in the capital […]