Colouring and proverb contests have found to be most popular among other features of Children Literature Festival being held at the Myanma Information and Institution Technology in Chanmyathazi Township, Mandalay Region.
A total of 27 children can participate in one session of the contests, according to a member of the organizing committee for the event.He also said that these contests are a test of creativity of children, and notebooks were presented to all participants but eight prizes will be presented on the last day of the festival, he added.
Children are also interested in programs like drawing caricature of them and having their faces coloured. Bookstall are also crowded with people who bought children literature books.
Tin Maung (Mandalay Sub-printing House)