DHRUV – Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme launched
Pradhan Mantri Innovative Learning Programme – DHRUV is a 14 day learning programme launched on October 10, 2019 from Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) headquarters in Bengaluru. The programme was launched by Human Resource Development Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ in presence of Dr K Sivan, Chairman, ISRO, Wing Cdr. Rakesh Sharma, AC (Retd.) and others.
Salient Features of DHRUV
The programme is named after a pole star called DHRUV TARA. The main objective of the program is to allow students realize their complete potential and contribute to the society.
- The program is to cover two areas namely Science and Arts.
- The program is to be launched from ISRO.
- Around 60 students are selected broadly from Class 9 to Class 12 all over the country.
The target of the program is to help the nation achieve the target of 5 trillion Dollar economy.
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