National Technology Day 2022: What is this year’s theme and who gave it?
National Technology Day is held to honor the extraordinary hard work and achievements of Indian scientistsAuthor : Nishtha Jairath
Every year on May 11th, National Technology Day 2022 is commemorated. On this day in 1998, the 'Shakti' nuclear test was conducted in Pokhran, Rajasthan, which was a major technological triumph for India. Every year on this date, National Technology Day is celebrated. It intends to analyze India's technological strengths, challenges, and objectives. In India, National Technology Day is held to honor the extraordinary hard work and achievements of Indian scientists. Every year on this day, officials honor India's scientists for their contributions. We can all agree that technological advancement is having an impact on the country's life and position.
The theme of National Technology Day 2022:
Every year, the theme of National Technology Day evolves. "Integrated Approaches in Science and Technology for a Sustainable Future" is the theme for this year. Union Minister Jitendra Singh introduced the theme.
History And Significance of National Technology Day 2022:
On May 11, India celebrates National Technology Day to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Pokhran nuclear tests in 1998. The Pokhran nuclear tests were a series of five explosions carried out in the nation at the Indian Army's Pokhran Test Range.
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Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee announced 11 May to be a day of outstanding achievement for the country, and National Technology Day was first celebrated in 1999. The scientists have been honored by the Technology Development Board ever since.