PM Narendra Modi to inaugurate 104th Indian Science Congress in Tirupati.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the 104th Indian Science Congress at Tarakarama Stadium of Sri Venkateswara University in Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh.
Theme: 'Science and Technology for National Development'.
It is the second time that Tirupati is hosting the Indian Science Congress, the first being in 1983 when the 70th Science Congress was held.
Prime Minister Modi will also inaugurate 'Pride of India' exhibition coinciding the event.
The 104th Indian Science Congress will also witness Children Science Congress to be held from January 4 to 6 at Sri Padmavati Mahila Viswa Vidyalayam aimed at highlighting the need to create awareness about science among children and elders.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu and Governor E.S.L. Narasimhan would receive and accompany Modi during his six-hour visit here.