new Delhi: The science conference started on Tuesday at the National Science Center located at Pragati Maidan in Delhi. Union Minister Dr. Jitendra Singh inaugurated this mega science exhibition, which will run in the capital of the country for about two months. On this occasion, he said that a three-tier team should be formed for scientific research, involving the elderly and the younger generations. Jitendra Singh is the Minister of State for Northeast Development (Independent Charge) as well as the Prime Minister's Office (PMO), Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions and Atomic Energy and Space.
He said that for the purpose of educating young students, exhibitions should be organized, so that their interest in science will be aroused and in future they will make it their career.
After the success of Mumbai, Bengaluru and Kolkata, a science conference has been organized in Delhi.
India's first-ever multi-venue Mega Global Science Exhibition "Vigyan Samagam" at National Science Center, New Delhi, from today. Shall remain open till 20th March 2020. An eye-opener to India's unimaginable triumphs in science and technology. pic.twitter.com/ew2V9M4MkJ
– Dr Jitendra Singh (@DrJitendraSingh) January 21, 2020
Dr. Singh mentioned the Gaganyaan, Mangalyaan and Chandrayaan missions in relation to India's progress in the field of space. He said that India's journey in the field of space technology has been unimaginable.
At the inauguration of the science meet, eminent astronomer and director-general of the East Asian Observatory, Dr. Pal Ho, shared his experience regarding the first picture of a supermassive black hole.
He said, "The Event Horizon Telescope has successfully presented the first picture of a black hole. The supermassive black hole at the center of the An-87 Glaxy is the first event in which we can analyze the event horizon, where light from the gravity of black also Can not pass. "
On this occasion, Chairman of Atomic Energy Commission and Secretary, Department of Atomic Energy. N. Vyas said that the whole journey of science conference has been very exciting. He said, "We are very proud that the last edition of Vigyan Samagam is being organized in New Delhi. Our aim is to make the people of the country aware of this through this exhibition. How science impacts in this changing world Can be put, it cannot be imagined. "
Professor Ashutosh Sharma, Secretary, Department of Science and Technology, said that India is working tirelessly towards achieving mastery in the field of innovation and innovative experimentation and the new generation is focused for it, which will give India a respected place in the world of science. He said that science and technology programs will increase the popularity of science and technology among students and people.
The science exhibition will run here till March 20, 2020. During this time, the exhibition will be open from 10 am to 6 pm on all days including Saturday, Sunday and holidays.