‘Science motivation prog’ held

NAHARLAGUN, Jul 2: As many as 35 Class 11 students from the NERIST Kendriya Vidyalaya attended a ‘Science motivation programme’ organized by the Itanagar branch of the CSIR-North East Institute of Science & Technology (NEIST) at the institute here on Monday under ‘Project Jigyasa’.
The programme was aimed at developing scientific temper, knowledge, the spirit of research, and appreciation of science among the students.
NEIST Itanagar scientist in-charge Dr Jagat C Borah explained Project Jigyasa to the students and teachers, while Dr Natarajan Velmurugan delivered a lecture on ‘Invention and innovation’.
Senior scientist Dr Chandan Tamuly enumerated the activities of NEIST Itanagar, and displayed products developed by the institute.