National Science Day Special: Top 10 Women Scientists and Technocrats in India
National Science Day Special: Top 10 WomenScientists and Technocrats in India
Commemoratingthe discovery of the Raman scattering by the Indian physicist SirChandrasekhara Vendkata Raman, 28 February is celebrated as National ScienceDay. Every year, National Science Day is celebrated with a theme to make peopleaware of the importance of science. This year the Department of Science andTechnology decided the theme of National Science Day 2020 is "Women inScience". Last year the theme was "Sciencefor the People and the People for Science."
National Science Day 2020 Theme
The 2020 themeof National Science Day is dedicated to women involved in science and also toencourage them to participate more in it. In the last few years, women aretaking part in different science and advanced tech fields. We all know about the valuable contributionsof great scientists like C V Raman, Meghnad Saha, Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam; butmost of us are unaware of the contributions of women in the field of scienceand technology.
So on this NationalScience Day, let us look at the best Indian women scientists and technocratswho have broken stereotypes and are an example to all.