PM Narendra Modi at the Smart India Hackathon 2020 LIVE updates: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address for the grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon has begun. PM Modi interacts with the finalists of the hackathon via video conferencing. The hackathon is organized by the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE), Persistent Systems and i4c of the HRD Ministry. The grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon 2020 (software) will take place from August 1st to 3rd. The hackathon is a nationwide initiative to provide students with a platform where they can solve some of the pressing problems that people face in everyday life, promoting a culture of product innovation and a problem-solving mindset.
A finalist has planned to prepare a precipitation forecasting system
A finalist said that a precipitation forecasting model will be created using the satellite. PM Modi appreciated the move and said it would be of great help to the farmers.
Smart India Hackathon: It was a challenge to run the hackathon in the middle of Covid
In times of coronavirus, it was a challenge to run the hackathon. It’s amazing to see how it happens despite challenges
Smart India Hackathon: PM’s address begins
The Prime Minister’s address begins at the final of the Smart India Hackathon
Smart India Hackathon: Rs 1 Lakh cash prize winner, says HRD Min
The Union’s HRD Minister, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank announced that the winner will receive a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh.
Smart India Hackathon: HRD minister begins his address
The Union’s HRD Minister, Dr. Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank, started his video conference address. PM Modi has also joined.
Smart India Hackathon: start video conferencing
The video conferences at the start of the Smart India Hackathon have started.
Smart India Hackathon 2020: This year over 4.5 lakh took part
Around 4.5 lakh students took part in the fourth edition of the Smart India Hackathon this year.
Smart India Hacakthon: 2nd and 3rd winners receive prize money
While the first winner will receive Rs 1 Lakh, the second and third winners will receive Rs 75,000 and Rs 50,000, respectively.
Smart India Hackathon: Winners receive Rs 1 Lakh
The Smart India Hackathon winner will receive Rs 1 Lakh.
Smart India Hackathon: Around 10,000 students in the final
This year around 10,000 students have reached the grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon.
PM Narendra Modi talks about the grand finale of the Smart India Hackathon
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will speak before the Grand Final of the Smart India Hackathon today at 4:30 p.m.