National Technology Day is observed on 11th May every year In India. This Day is celebrated in remembrance of technological innovations. Technology innovation positively impacts on the development of the nation.
The National Technology day fires the spirit in the entrepreneur to develop a cost-effective design. Several Awards are nominated to innovators and entrepreneurs on this day every year. The first time this day is celebrated on May 11, 1998. Nuclear bombs are successfully tested in Pokhran on May 11, 1998, so in honor of this achievement, The national Technology Day is celebrated.
Significance of May 11, 1998
First indigenous aircraft “Hansa-3” was test flown at Bangalore.
successful test firing of the Trishul missile By India.
Operation Shakti (Pokhran-II) on 11 May 1998.
on this day, the Technology Development Board of India awards various individuals with national awards for their contribution to technology and innovation.
National Technology Day: Celebrations
On this day National Awards nominated to the most noteworthy individuals, institutions and businesses of the year.
Different scientific departments are taking the part into this event including The Department of Science and Technology, Department of Bio-Technology, the Ministry of Earth Sciences, the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research.
President of India awards The people for their contribution so that they excel more and more in their research. Different events across India coordinated by The ministry of science and technology.
According to the theme, All the decorations and planning of the events are done. Script, speech or essay competitions are organized in several institutions. Theme based articles are also promoted etc.