Curtains were drawn to the 107th Indian Science Congress five days event today in Bengaluru, with Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu calling upon scientists to focus on agriculture and bring smile on the faces of farmers. Delivering his valedictory address, the Vice President asked scientists to find a sustainable solution to problems plaguing agriculture sector.
On the need to inculcate scientific temperament, he said that Schools must sow the seeds for scientific temper and create an un-quenching curiosity to learn and understand new things. He reiterated the mantra of Innovate, Patent, Produce and Prosper, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi had given during the inaugural of Indian Science Congress.
The Vice President also gave away awards instituted by ISCA in the presence of Chief Minister B S Yediyurappa.
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