School students present unique scientific ideas at mega science exhibition in Nagpur

    Report by: Nation Next Newsroom

    Photojournalist: Abhishek Thakare

    Feb 5, 2019 19:32

    Students from more than 85 schools from Nagpur came under one roof as they presented their unique ideas through scientific models at Bal Vaigyanik Mahotsav and Mega Science Exhibition organised by My Science Lab, Khasdar Sanskrutik Mahotsav Samiti and Stree Shikshan Prasarak Mandal at Mahila Mahavidyalaya situated in Nandanvan.

    The three-day exhibition was inaugurated by Union Minister Nitin Gadkari, who during his visit to the exhibition not only encouraged the school students present but also interacted with them keenly about their scientific models.

    More than 15000 students from different city schools visited the exhibition and explored the ideas put by other students at display. Apart from the exhibition by students, various activities were also conducted for students and teachers.

    At the concluding day of the exhibition, MLC Anil Sole was invited as the chief guest. Also present at the occasion were MLC Nago Ganar (President, Khasdar Sanskrutik Mahotsav), Ravindra Fadnavis (President, Stree Shikshan Prasarak Mandal), Mangesh Lepse and Dhananjay Balpande (My Science Lab), among others. At the concluding day, winners from different schools were awarded by these guests.

    Here are the winners from different categories:

    → First Category

    1st prize: Bhushan Tidke and Akshay Kaushal (Shri Gajanan Vidyalaya) for their Solar Energy Model

    2nd prize: Sunny Pandey and Rutuja Madavi (GH Raisoni Vidyaniketan) for their 4G Village model based on Green Energy

    → Second Category

    1st prize: Lucky Badalwar and Karnaljeet Pandey (Swaraj Public School) for his Best Inverter Model

    2nd prize: Ronik Warghane (Bhavans BP Vidyamandir) for his Innovative Solar Heater

    Students from Prashant Madhyamik Vidyalaya and Gayatri Convent won consolation prizes.