The District Science Centre and Megh Malhar Pratishthan will observe the 123rd birth anniversary of C.V. Raman, physicist and Noble laureate, by organising a meet-the-scientist programme for students at the centre on November 8.


As part of the event, an open house quiz will be held on the life and work of C.V. Raman.

In a statement, District Science Officer Rajesh Borale said that high school students would participate in the programme, in which scientists from different departments in Gulbarga University, including G.G. Rajput and G.M. Vidyasagar, would take part. Principal of the Jayaprakash Narayan College of Engineering in Andhra Pradesh Subash Kulkarni would be the special guest. Later, an open house quiz on the life and work of Sir C.V. Raman would be held for audience and students at the science centre, according to the release.