(Paper II- Governance)
The Delhi government on Friday launched the Delhi Robotics League for school students of the national capital.
- This league is a unique, first of its kind tournament to be organised at the school-level across the country. Through this spectacular initiative, the Delhi government endeavours to generate curiosity for the field of robotics amongst children studying in its schools, to find and groom talent for the future of this field.
- Event is being organised at B R Ambedkar School of Specialised Excellence at Surajmal Vihar and the competition will be open to all schools in Delhi and will continue till June 2023.
- Delhi Board of School Education, has signed an MOU with the IHFC (I-Hub Foundation for Cobotics), which is an initiative of IIT Delhi and the Union department of science and technology, to design a curriculum on automation and robotics for the students of schools of specialised learning.
The students of Class 9 and Class 10 will get a chance to showcase and enhance their skills in robotics.
Aim: The idea behind this Competition is to nurture excellence in robotics among school students, opines the Directorate of Education (DoE).