PM Modi greets nation on National Science Day, remembers CV Raman’s contribution


Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted the nation on National Science Day remembering the contribution of physicist Sir C.V Raman.

“Greetings to scientists and science lovers on National Science Day. May the spirit of research and innovation grow further in our country. We remember with immense pride the rich and everlasting contribution of Sir CV Raman to science. He is a great inspiration for young minds,” Modi was quoted by ANI.

28 February is marked as National Science Day to commemorate the invention of the ‘Raman Effect’ in India by Sir C.V Raman in 1928.

Raman was awarded with the Nobel Prize for Physics in 1930 for this achievement.