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.
After the flag-off SECAS II moved to Delhi Cantt station. On the very first day of the exhibition, Shri Dilip Surkar, Director, VASCSC, addressed the team and also over-viewed the functioning of different aspects of SECAS II. Officials from DST and MoEFCC including Shri Chander Mohan, Head, NCSTC, SEED & KIRAN, Dr. Sunil K Agarwal, Scientist, SEED, Dr. Rashmi Sharma, Scientist, SEED, Dr. ABP Mishra, Scientist, NCSTC, Shri P J Michael, Deputy Secretary, MoEFCC and Shri Ajay Raghava, Deputy Director, MoEFCC, Govt. of India, not only visited SECAS but also interacted with the team. Shri Chander Mohan, also shared his experiences of Science Express in the last nine phases, and gave useful suggestions on communication skill development. It was very encouraging for the new team members.
On the last day of the exhibition at Delhi, Dr. Vinod B. Mathur, Director, Wildlife Institute of India, visited SECAS II and also interacted with the team members motivating them for the journey ahead. Besides, Shri Mosharaf Hossain, Minister (Consular), Bangladesh High Commission, came to see the exhibition. He appreciated the efforts of the team and the organizers for conceptualizing mobile exhibition on ‘Climate Change’.
At Delhi, SECAS II received a good number of visitors, especially children accompanied by their parents. The complementary activities of SECAS II in JOS Lab, Kids Zone and Platform Activity, also registered good participation.
After a successful 2 day halt at Delhi Cantt, SECAS team packed up and started their journey to the next halt Hisar in Haryana.