PM Modi says Indian scientists done path-breaking research
Delivering the inaugural address at the India International Science Festival, IISF 2020 last evening through video conference, Mr Modi said India has data, demography, demand, democracy to achieve world class scientific solutions.
He said, India has a rich legacy in science, technology and innovation and all our efforts are aimed at making India the most trustworthy centre for scientific learning.
At the same time, Government wants the scientific community to share and grow with the best of global talent.
He asserted that the New National Education Policy will help in fostering scientific temper from an early age.
The Prime Minister said now focus has shifted from outlays to outcome, from text books to research and application.
Mr Modi emphasized the importance of making the benefits of science and technology to all.