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New Tinsukia

Station: New Tinsukia
State: Assam
Exhibition Dates: 6 - 7 January 2016
Total visitors: 7,179

The next station in the journey of SECAS was New Tinsukia in Assam. It was welcomed by Mr. D. B. Singh, Additional Divisional Railway Manager, Tinsukia, along with other officials from the Railways. At New Tinsukia, Mr. Aneet Dulat, Divisional Railway Manager, Tinsukia, NFR, also visited SECAS and appreciated the efforts of the on-board team.

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Mr. D. B. Singh welcoming SECAS

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Children knowing about Solar Panel

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Students in coach on Adaptation

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SECAS team conducting Platform Activity

During its two-day halt at New Tinsukia, SECAS registered over 7,000 visitors. More than 1,000 students from over 30 educational institutions visited the exhibition train. Students and children also enjoyed participating in the complementary activities of SECAS in the Kids Zone, JOS Lab and at the Platform.

SECAS team members conducted different activities related to Climate Change for the students at the platform. It included experimental demonstrations like ‘Rising Sea Level’, ‘Climate Change in a Bottle’, ‘Tilt of Earth and its Effect’, ‘Newton’s Cradle’, ‘Double Cone’, ‘Color Changing Bottle’, ‘3-d Shapes’, ‘Human Circulatory System’, ‘Algebraic Identities’ etc.

In the Kids Zone, children made some very interesting science based models like ‘Parrot in the Cage’, ‘Balancing Butterfly’, ‘Acrobatic Capsule’, ‘Trumpet’, ‘Paper Whistle’, ‘Balloon Car’ and ‘Food pyramid’ etc.

On the last day of the halt, after the exhibition hours, the SECAS team once again packed up and made preparation for their departure to the next station – Lumding.


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