JORAM, Jun 23: The district level Science seminar and exhibition under Rashtriya Avishkar Abhiyan (RAA) 2022 for Lower Subansiri district was conducted at Govt Secondary School, Joram on Thursday wherein class Xth student from VKV Dobi (Hapoli) Heri Umpi and Margrate Nung Darang (class IX) of GHSS Talo bagged the first position.
The other winners of the district-level science seminar and science exhibition at secondary level under RAA 2022 are as follows: Kumari Kipa Yanam of VKV NEEPCO, Yazali (2nd) and Joram Mema of the host school (3rd), and Joram Mangma of GSS Joram (2nd) and Kumari Ragina Begum of VKV NEEPCO, Yazali (3rd).
The themes of the event were ‘save water, save earth’ and ‘science and technology for sustainable development & conservation’. Attending the program, Lower Subansiri DDSE Tabia Chobin said the contribution of the young mind towards the environment is very much needed in every aspect of today’s growth and advised the students to inculcate the habit of conservation and preservation in order to avoid the natural calamities.
GHSS Talo Principal Toko Tubi and DPC (ISSE) Nangram Kayum encouraged the budding students to take part in such science exhibitions/ seminars to develop a scientific temperament in them in order to create a culture of thinking, inventing, tinkering and doing to promote enquiry based learning in schools.
It will also provide opportunities to the students to achieve learning levels appropriate to the class of study in Science and Mathematics alongwith encouraging and nurturing schools to be incubators of innovation, they said. At the end of the programme, the DDSE and DPC distributed the prizes to the winners. Altogether 13 students from different schools of the district took part in the competition.