National Science Day 2022: Today, February 28 is National Science Day. This day is celebrated every year in the honor and memory of the great scientist of India, Chandrasekhar Venkata Raman. The discovery of the great discovery ‘Raman Effect’ by physicist CV Raman was confirmed on the day of 28 February 1928. Later, in the year 1930, scientist CV Raman was awarded the Nobel Prize for his discovery.
However, the Government of India was advised by the National Council for Science and Technology Communication (NCSTC) to observe 28 February as National Science Day.
National Science Day 2022
On the day of National Science Day, various programs are organized every year in schools, colleges and universities and other technical, engineering, medical, etc. educational institutions of the country. Science speech, debate, activity, competition, etc. are done by educational institutions to increase awareness and interest in science among students.
At the same time, public speech, broadcast of programs on radio and TV, science exhibition, etc., are also organized by various organizations and government departments on this day.
National Science Day is celebrated to spread the message about the importance of science to be used in the daily life of the people. Its objectives include showcasing all activities, efforts and achievements in the field of science for human welfare.
It is also celebrated to discuss all the emerging issues in the fields of science and to implement new technologies for development in the field of science. Also, it is celebrated with an aim to inspire more opportunities for scientific minded citizens in India and to encourage people to adopt science and technology.