National Science Day: Odisha CM Pays Homage To Nobel Laureate CV Raman
Bhubaneswar: On the occasion of National Science Day, Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik offered his humble homage and rich tributes to world-renowned Indian scientist C.V. Raman who was awarded the coveted Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930.
Taking to his official Twitter handle @Naveen_Odisha, the Chief Minister tweeted, “Humble tributes to the great Indian scientist & Nobel Laureate CV Raman on #NationalScienceDay. Reaffirm pledge to promote science & technology for the betterment of society.”
Humble tributes to the great Indian scientist & Nobel Laureate CV Raman on #NationalScienceDay. Reaffirm pledge to promote science & technology for the betterment of society. pic.twitter.com/a2DsyPmQZR
— Naveen Patnaik (@Naveen_Odisha) February 28, 2021
The theme for National Science Day 2021 is “Future of STI: Impacts on Education, Skills, and Work”. The theme has been chosen for the purpose of raising public appreciation of the scientific issues involved and the impacts science has on education, skill and work.
Notably, National Science Day is held to commemorate the discovery of the Raman Effect as on this day (February 28, 1928), Sir CV Raman discovered Raman Effect for which the noted physicist was awarded the Nobel Prize in 1930.