Fifteen years ago India laid a claim to the nuclear powers' club membership by conducting nuclear tests at Pokhran, on May 11, 1998. The day, which proved the technical prowess of Indian scientists, is marked as the National Technology Day to inspire young minds to achieve high goals and excel at innovations.
Science City marked the day with a slew of activities, including lectures by eminent scientists and provided a platform to robotics enthusiasts. More than 150 engineering students from across the state participated.
Space Application Centre (SAC) of ISRO at Satellite organized an exhibition of the payloads for Mars Mission of India, at its premises to mark the National Technology Day.