The Indian Space agency will engage youngsters across the country in activities concerning space science under this programme. The new conversation mission will inspire students cutting across schools and colleges.
During the inauguration in Bengaluru, 40 students and 10 teachers from select schools interacted with ISRO Chairman Dr. K Sivan about the Indian Space Programme and their benefits to the common man.
In his opening remarks Sivan said, “All of you with your boundless energy and endless curiosity are going to be my biggest source of inspiration and motivation. With so many challenging on hands this year, I thought it is important to seek the well wishes of students who are the future of this country.”
The Chairman asked students to study science and mathematics with absolute seriousness which would enable them to take up challenging careers.
During the three-hour stay at ISRO Head office, the students and teachers also interacted with scientists and engineers.