By 2030 India will be among top 3 countries in science & technology: Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, India will be among the top three countries in science and technology by 2030.
Inaugurating the 104th Indian Science Congress at Tirupati in Andhra Pradesh, Modi said, his government is committed to supporting different streams of scientific knowledge.
He said, science must meet the rising aspirations of the people, and infrastructure and social welfare ministries must make use of it.
The Prime Minister said, India's best scientific institutions should strengthen basic research in line with global practices.
He said, tomorrow's experts will come from investments we make today in people and infrastructure. Modi emphasised the need to keep an eye on the rise of disruptive technologies and be prepared to leverage them for growth.
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