In this section, we will keep you updated on the happenings on SECAS. Here, we share our experiences of the exciting journey of the train across India. Your feedback and suggestions are welcome.
The ninth phase of Science Express as 'Science Express Climate Action Special (SECAS) II' was flagged-off by Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Hon’ble Minister of Science & Technology and Earth Sciences and Shri Anil Madhav Dave, Hon’ble Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Govt. of India, from Delhi Safdarjung station. The flag-off event was graced by a large number of guests and officials from Department of Science & Technology, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change, Indian Railways, Department of Biotechnology, Wildlife Institute of India and Vikram A Sarabhai Community Science Centre.
The Hon’ble Ministers also released the SECAS II Poster and Brochure. Later, the Hon’ble Ministers and distinguished guests also visited the exhibition train and interacted with the Science Communicators aboard SECAS II.
In the current phase, from 17 February to 08 September 2017, SECAS II will travel over 19,000 km across the country. It is scheduled to halt at 68 locations in 20 states.