National Science Day celebrated at Prasanthi Nilayam | Feb 28, 2023
The National Science Day was observed at the Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning today. Over 900 participants from various schools across India participated in several competitions leading up to the event that included essay writing, painting, quiz, research poster competitions, etc. The event was organised in collaboration with Sri Sathya Sai Seva Organisation, India and Dr K. V. Rao Scientific Society. There was also an exhibition of science models that were put up by the students. Dr K Ratna, secretary and founder member of Dr K. V. Rao Scientific Society addressed the gathering first giving an overview of the efforts of the society in spreading the love of science among children. Dr B Sai Giridhar, Acting Vice Chancellor, Sri Sathya Sai Institute of Higher Learning spoke about the need for holistic learning integrated with a curriculum of physical, mental and spiritual development. Sri K Chakravarthi (Chairman, SSSGC) and Sri RJ Rathnakar (Managing Trustee, SSSCT) then gave away prizes to the winners of the various contests.