Science Express Climate Action Special

Partners

Address

National Council for Science & Technology Communication,
Department of Science & Technology,
Technology Bhawan,
New Mehrauli Marg,
New Delhi -110016,  India.
www.dst.gov.in

Vikram A Sarabhai Community Science Centre
Navrangpura, Ahmedabad – 380 009, 
Gujarat, India.
www.vascsc.org

Photo Gallery

<< Back to photo gallery page

Anand

Station: Anand
State: Gujarat
Exhibition Dates: 23-25 April 2016  
Total visitors: 32,039

The next station in the journey of SECAS was Anand. It was welcomed by Mr. Ashutosh Gangal, Divisional Railway Manager, Western Railway, Vadodara, along with other officials from the Railways. Mr. Dilip Surkar, Executive Director, VASCSC, was present on the occasion.

Science Express Climate Action Special

Mr. Ashutosh Gangal, Mr. Dilip Surkar
and other officials in SECAS

Science Express Climate Action Special

Science Communicator explaining
Adaptation Strategies

Science Express Climate Action Special

Visitors knowing about
History of Tigers

Science Express Climate Action Special

Platform Activity
at Anand

SECAS exhibition was scheduled at Anand for three days, and on all three days, huge rush of visitors was seen at the platform. Because of the ongoing summer vacation, the number of educational visit was less, but SECAS registered a large number of children accompanied by their parents and guardians. Altogether in three days, more than 32,000 people visited SECAS.

In addition to the exhibition, students and children also enthusiastically participated in the the complementary activities of SECAS in Kids Zone, JOS Lab and on-Platform Activities. On the last day of the halt, Kids Zone registered 1,144 children’s participation - the second highest in a single day, in the current phase.

SECAS team also conducted ‘Astronight’ as part of their Outreach Programme at Primary Kanayashala, Mehlol, in which the students enjoyed watching stars and constellations through the telescope. It was very much appreciated by the participants.

At Anand, SECAS crossed 12 lakh general visitors and 7,000 participants in the Kids Zone.

After a successful three day halt at Anand, SECAS team once again packed up and made preparations for their departure to the next station - Patan in Gujarat.


Science Express Climate Action Special

Science Express Climate Action Special

Science Express Climate Action Special

Science Express Climate Action Special

Science Express Climate Action Special