28th of February : National Science Day
National science day is celebrate all over India with great enthusiam on 28th of February every year in order to commemorate the invention of the Raman effect in India by the Indian physicist, sir chandeasekhara venkata raman on the same day in the year 1928. Chandrasekhara venkata Raman wad awarded and honored with the Nobel prize in the physics in the year 1930. He was a Tamil Brahmin and first one in the science, who had researched such invention in India. To commemorate and honor this event always in the future, 28th of February was asked to the Indian government to designate as a National Science Day in India by the National council for science and technology communication (NCSTC) in the year 1986.
It is celebrated every year by students, teachers, scientists and researchors in all the schools, colleges, universities, educational institutions, technical and research institutions, teachnical and research institutions, technical and research institutions of India.
National Science Day is being celebrated every year to widely spread a message about the significance of scientific applications in the daily life of the people.
- INDIA 121 BY KANIKA GAUTAM