Atal Tinkering Laboratory launched in
South Garo Hills
South West Garo Hills Deputy Commissioner H. D. B. Sangma inaugurated the first ever Atal Tinkering Laboratory at Ampati Government Higher Secondary School. The state of the art laboratory is the first of its kind in Garo Hills and second in the State. The lab has been set up under the Atal Innovation Mission of Niti Aayog. Under the mission, the Union Government plans to establish such labs in schools across the country. The aim is to create scientific temper and cultivate the spirit of curiosity and innovation in young minds. The lab is mentored and knowledge powered by SRJNA. SRJNA is founded by the alumni of IITs dedicated to empowering the ecosystem in education of k-12. 100+ ATL labs have already been established across the country so far.
Among others who attended the gathering were DSEO, C. J. Sangma, DSEO, R. Z. Das, Labour Inspector C. B. Sangma, Ampati Government H. S. School Principal K. R. Marak and Assistant Lecturers Dr. Endy Smera M Marak and D. M. T. Sangma.