Education Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank has said the bond between India and ASEAN countries in the field of education, science and technology has strengthened under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
Addressing the concluding session of 1st ASEAN – India Hackathon 2021, Mr Pokhriyal said, India and ASEAN countries have become perfect examples of energy, synergy and international collaboration for other countries to emulate. He said, if the human resources and natural resources of India and ASEAN countries are properly utilized, then a new dimension will open for the betterment of humanity and the world.
Speaking on the occasion, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said that ASEAN India Hackathon offers a unique platform for our youngsters to put their minds and energies together.
The Hackathon concluded with more than 300 students, mentors, and officials participating from 10 ASEAN countries and India.