Science must meet rising aspirations of people: PM Modi

Written by January 3, 2017 12:12

Tirupati, Jan 3: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today inaugurated the 104th Indian Science Congress at Tarakarama Stadium of Sri Venkateswara University in Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh.


After the inauguration, Modi addressed the gathering of eminent scientists including Nobel laureates on the occasion.


– Nation will always be grateful to scientists who have worked tirelessly to empower our society by their vision, labour, and leadership: PM Modi

– Tomorrow’s experts will come from investments we make today in our people and infrastructure: PM Modi

– Ranging from fundamental science to applied science with emphasis on innovations: PM Modi

– Government is committed to supporting different streams of scientific knowledge: PM Modi

– We need to keep an eye on the rise of disruptive technologies and be prepared to leverage them for growth: PM Modi

– One important area that needs to be addressed is the rapid global rise of Cyber-Physical Systems: PM Modi

– There is a need to develop and exploit these technologies in services and manufacturing sectors: PM Modi

– Our best science and technology institutions should further strengthen their basic research in line with leading global standards: PM Modi

– One important area that needs to be addressed is the rapid global rise of Cyber-Physical Systems: PM Modi

– Translating this basic knowledge into innovations, start-ups and industry will help us achieve inclusive and sustainable growth: PM Modi

– Science must meet the rising aspirations of our people: PM Modi

– Another empowering factor for scientific delivery is the Ease of Doing Science. If we want science to deliver, we must not constrain it: PM Modi

– On the lines of Corporate Social Responsibility, concept of Scientific Social Responsibility needs to be inculcated to connect our leading institutions to all stakeholders, including schools and colleges: PM Modi

– The brightest and best in every corner of India should have the opportunity to excel in science: PM Modi

– Seeding the power of ideas & innovation in schoolchildren will broaden the base of our innovation pyramid & secure future of our nation: PM Modi

– By 2030 India will be among top three countries in science and technology: PM Modi

– The role of science in planning, decision making and governance has never been more important: PM Modi

– Our scientists have contributed strongly to the strategic vision of the nation: PM Modi

– The Government remains committed to provide the best support to our scientists and scientific institutions: PM Modi