Velammal Vidyalaya, karambakkam organized FIDE International Rating Chess Tournament Rapid & Blitz in their premises on 2nd and 3rd November to commemorate their 73rd Founder’s day. Dr,D.V.Sundar, FIDE Vice President and Mr.Stephen Balalasamy,TamilNadu Chess Association Secretary presided over the function. The world chess prodigy, India Grandmaster Praggnanandhaa R and the Intl. Master Rakshitta Ravi graced the occasion. Students from various schools participated in the tournament. More than 25 International players and renowned Grandmasters took part in the event. Four different tournaments were conducted at a single arena that attracted huge audience.