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National Technology Day 11th May 2018


Council of Scientific and Industrial Research-Institute of Minerals and Materials Technology (CSIR-IMMT), Bhubaneswar has celebrated the National Technology Day 2018 on 11th May 2018. In this special occasion Scientific modelscompetition were organized among school students. Out of many proposals 26 shortlisted models were displayed for evaluation in two categories. In the afternoon,the National Technology Day function was organized in the CSIR-IMMT meeting hall, where the chief guest Prof. Dr. Ashok Mahapatra,Ex-Director, AIIMS Bhubaneswar delivered a lecture on “Challenges in Surgery for Conjoined Heads”. It may be noted that recently Dr. Mahapatra led the team who successfully separated conjoined twins of Odisha – Jaga and Balia at AIIMS, New Delhi. During the function, Prof. SuddhasatwaBasu, Director, CSIR-IMMTpresented the welcome address and talk about the importance of Science and Technology in the society with inspiring words to the school students participated in the programme. The winning prizes to the students for Scientific model competition were distributed by both Prof. Basu and Prof. Mahaptara. At the end of the function, Vote of thanks was given by Dr. Manas K. Dalai, Scientist, CSIR-IMMT.