Manner in which nation celebrated science and space program in Bengaluru: PM Modi
I am very happy that one of my first programmes at the start of the New year and new decade is linked to science,technology and innovation. This programme is happening in Bengaluru, a city associated with science and innovation, "PM Modi said here while addressing the 107th session of Indian Science Congress.
The last time I had come to Bengaluru was when the eyes of the nation were set on Chandrayaan-2. That time, the manner in which our nation celebrated science, our space program and the strengths of our scientists will always be a part of my memory," he said.
He went on to add,"When we start the year 2020 with positivity and optimism of science and technology-driven development,we take one more step in fulfilling our dream".
Don't lose hope. Be courageous. There are ups and downs in life.What you all have done is not a small thing. You have done a great service to the country,science and mankind. I am with you. I wish you all the best, "PM Modi had told the scientists.