“Swadeshi, economic and sustainable innovations is the need of the hour and we all must strive incessantly to achieve it”, asserted Shri Nitin Gadkari at the inauguration of Grand Finale of Smart India Hackathon ’17, a pan Indian 36 hour nonstop digital programming competition, kickstarted at Shri Ramdeobaba College of Engineering & Management, Nagpur to conduct this mega technical extravaganza.
The icing on the cake for the participating teams at Smart India Hackathon’17 was the live video interaction of PM Narendra Modi with over 10,000 young innovators across India today late evening. Prime Minister interacted with participants present at RCOEM. He cheered up participants with his motivational talk and brought smiles on participants face. The 36 hour event included hands-on training sessions by AICTE personnel, who will be also judging the competition. The panel of judges from the Ministry of Road, Transport & Highways