PM NARENDRA MODI TO INAUGURATE 106TH INDIAN SCIENCE CONGRESS
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 106th edition of Indian Science Congress at Jalandhar today. An annual program which witness top scientific minds of the country. The theme of this year’s ISC-2019 is ‘Future India-Science and Technology’.
This year, the program is being hosted by Lovely Professional University (LPU), Jalandhar from January 3-7. The PM is likely to take a ride in a driverless bus made by the students and faculties of the university. 3oo engineering students from Mechanical, Electrical and IT departments developed the bus in a period of 12 months.
The bus costing 6 lakh can board 10-30 people and has a maximum speed of 30 km per hour. The bus is suitable for use at airports. After the program, PM Modi will address a public meeting in Gurdaspur.