Chhattisgarh

Breakthrough Science Society – Chhattisgarh State Chapter

Organizing Committee:

State Coordinator: Pooja Sharma

Members: Shubham Pandey, Kamal Prasad Dadsena, Laxmi Narayan Dhruv, Santu Khatua, Sagar Sahu

BSS is working in 6 districts of Chhattisgarh : Raipur, Bilaspur, Dhamtari, Durg, Korea and Rajim

State Chapter News

Webinar on Albert Einstein

Webinar- ‘Why we need a science movement in India’

BSS Chhattisgarh Reports

BSS Bilaspur chapter organised a webinar on  17 Feb 2021 on the occasion of the Martyrs Day of great scientist Giordano  Bruno. Dr DSVGK Kaladhar (HOD, Microbiology, Bilaspur Vishwavidyalaya Bilaspur) was the main speaker. Dr. RenuNayar (Professor, Dept of Chemistry , DP Vipra College,Bilaspur), Smt. Sapna Ganguli ( Lecturer, Govt Girls Hr Sec School Chantidih, Bilaspur) and Mr. Patit Pawan (BSS All India Executive committee member) also spoke.

Breakthrough Science Society,Dhamtari chapter organised a science model presentation on the occasion of National Science Day on 28 February 2021. Ms.Pooja Sharma (BSS state in-charge) was the main speaker. Several teachers and students attended the program. Students who secured first and second place were given prizes.

Breakthrough Science Society Raipur chapter organised a science experiment demonstration program on 28 Feb, the National Science Day. About 60 students participated in the program. Ms.Pooja Sharma discussed about the life of CV Raman.

As part of observance of National Science Day, Breakthrough Science Society, Koriya chapter organised a webinar on the topic “Necessity of Science and Scientific Outlook in the society” on 28 February 2021. Mr Kanai Barik (BSS All India Executive Committee member and Secretary of BSS Jharkhand state chapter) was the main speaker. He spoke on the need for cultivating scientific bent of mind in our society. Mr G.P. Mishra  spoke about magic and logic. He said we should apply logical method in our life. Ms. Pooja Sharma ( BSS State in-charge) also spoke. A good number of teachers and students attended the webinar.

Discussion on “The necessity of Science and Scientific Outlook in the society”

Breakthrough Science Society Chhattisgarh chapter organized an online discussion on 10 Jan, 2021 on the topic “The necessity of Science and Scientific Outlook in the society”. Participants raised several questions encompassing various walks of life. The questions were answered by teachers, professors and BSS members in presence of  MrDebashis Roy (Vice president All India BSS). Dr DSVGK Kaladhar (HOD, Microbiology Dept, Atal Bihari Bajpeyee Vishwavidyalya Bilaspur), Smt. Sapna Ganguly (Lecturer, GovtHr Sec School Chantidih)and Mr.Patit Pawan (Executive  committee member, All India BSS) addressed the students. Miss Pooja Sharma (Co-ordinator BSS Chhattisgarh) conducted the discussion program

BSS Chattisgarh Chapter Programmes

15 Sept 2020:

Breakthrough Science Society Dhamtari Chapter in Chhattisgarh organized a webinar on 15 Sept, 2020 on the occasion of 53rd Engineer’s day on the topic “The role of engineering in the development of society and civilization”. Mr. Yogesh Dewangan (Principal, Govt  ITI Kurud ) and Miss Pooja Sharma (State convener, BSS Chhattisgarh chapter ) were the main speakers.

India March for Science – 9th Aug 2020

An online poster demonstration was organised on the occasion of the India March for Science on Aug 9, 2020. Students held placards with the demands of IMFS and circulated on social media.

A webinar was also organised in which Dr. D S V G K Kaladhar (HOD, Microbiology Dept. Atal Bihari Bajpeyee Vishwavidyalaya Bilaspur) and   Dr. Renu Nayar (HOD, Chemistry Dept. DP Vipra College Bilaspur) spoke on the issues raised by the March for science movement.

30 July 2020:

BSS Chhattisgarh Chapter organised a webinar on July 30, 2020 to commemorate the 129th death anniversary ( 29 July) of the great humanist “Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar”.  Mr. Debashish Roy (Vice president All India BSS) was the main speaker.

25 June 2020:

Breakthrough Science Society Chattisgarh State Chapter organized a webinar on “Covid-19, it’s social impact and the role of the science activists”.  Mr. Debashish Roy, All India Vice President of Breakthrough Science Society was the main speaker. Dr. D S V G K Kaladhar (HOD of Microbiology dept., Atal Bihari Bajpeyee Vishwavidyalaya Bilaspur) made a detailed presentation on Corona Virus. Mr. Sharad Kokas, science activist spoke about the misinformation on the Corona virus prevalent in the society.

19 Oct 2019:

As part of observance of Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar day (Sept 26) , Breakthrough Science Society Chhattisgarh chapter organized  a program in D P Vipra  college Bilaspur. Mr. Debashish Roy, All India Vice President of Breakthrough Science Society was the main speaker. He gave a lecture on the life struggle of Vidyasagar.

8 Sept 2019:

Learning  Science through experiments program was organised by the Breakthrough Science Society Bilaspur Chapter.

Mr. Vijay (Council member of All India BSS) demonstrated experiments using household materials and explained the scientific principles behind the experiments. Mr. Patit Pawan (Executive committee member of All India BSS) spoke about the need to think scientifically. Mr.Kanay Barik (Executive member of All India BSS) spoke about life struggle of great scientists Albert Einstein and Giordano Bruno during the program.