National Science Day Conducted - VKV Ziro

Program Coordination

Sri. Amarnath Sahani, Teacher, VKV, Ziro

Chief Guest

Dr. Hage Tadii, Senior Medical Officer (SMO), Gyati Takka General Hospital, Hapoli, Lower Subansiri District, Government of Arunachal Pradesh.

 

Mangalacharan

 

Class – IX Girls (Hostellers)

 

Welcome Address and Importance of the Day

 

The Principal, VKV, Ziro

 

Points Shared

 

-          Delivered welcome address

-          Shared WHY is the day celebrated

-          Importance of science in everyday’s life

-          Think locally; act globally

-          Science for career

-          Science and its merits

-          Positive sides of science

-          ‘Women in Science’ – Theme of the day

 

Felicitation of Guest

 

The Principal, VKV, Ziro

Quiz Program:

Science Quiz conducted for House-wise Competitions by Sri. Ajay Kumar Sitha, Teacher VKV, Ziro

 

Key-Note Address by the Chief Guest

 

-     Hearty Greetings on the occasion of National Science Day

-   Your school uniform, carpet, badges remind me my school days in VKVs

-   Remembered Sir C V Ramam and Dr. A P J Abdul Kalam

Recollected the following as part of “India’s contribution to the World of Science

ü  Idea of Zero

ü  Binary Systems

ü  Decimal Systems in Arithmetics

ü  Numeral Systems

ü  Methods of Algorithm

ü  Ruler Measurements

ü  Atomic Theory

ü  Heliocentric Theory

ü  Metallurgy

ü  Smulting of Zinc

ü  Plastic Surgery

ü  Ayurveda

ü  Iron case rockets

ü  Cure for Leprosy, etc.

-          He had also recalled all Nobel  Laureates from India in the field of Science

ü  Sir Chandrasekhara Venkata Raman

ü  Dr. Har Gobind Khorana

ü  Dr. Subramanyan Chandrasekhar

ü  Dr. Venketa Ramakrishnan, etc.

-          He recalled the percentage of Indians in USA

ü  12% of Scientists

ü  38% of Doctors

ü  39% of NASA Scientists, etc.

-          He was feeling proud of Mangalyaan, Chandrayaan-I, Chandrayaan-II and Gaganyaan Mission of India

-          He requested that students of VKV, Ziro must come in State Toppers List every year

-          Dr. Hage Tadii has made a Special Announcement for Sponsoring Two Meritorious Prizes for Classes – V and VIII Toppers of the School from 2020-21 onwards in the fond memories of his parents