Gangtok, 28th January: Hon’ble Chief Minister Shri P. S. Tamang felicitated Mr. Ayush Ranjan, student of Rangpo Sr. Sec. School, on receiving ‘Pradhan Mantri Rashtriya Baal Purashkar 2021’ for his innovation in App development. He has also received INSPIRE Award, Kalam Drishti, Technophile Awards amongst many others. His apps comprise Digi Smart Bin, Automated LPG Ordering System, Mushroom Arc, etc.
The felicitation programme was held at the residence, Mintokgang today. During the programme HCM enquired about his wellbeing, encouraged to keep up the innovative activities and remarked him as an asset of our State, and assured to render every possible support for his bright career.
HCM instructed to develop new Laboratories across the state besides the infrastructural development of Rangpo Sr. Sec. School.
Hon’ble Minister Education, Shri Kunga Nima Lepcha, ACS Education, Shri G. P. Upadhyaya, Secretary Education Shri Anil Raj Rai and Coordinators School Education, Smt. Shushma Trikhatri and Smt. Mamta Gurung were present on the occasion.
Mr. Ayush Ranjan was accompanied by Principal Rangpo S.S.S. Dr. Hannah Yonzan, PGT Physics, Mr. Shyam Kumar Pradhan and the parents Smt. Sanju Sharma and Shri Hare Ram Sharma.
It is also to mention here that Ranjan was mentored by PGT Physics, who is also the Incharge of Atal Tinkering Laboratory (ATL), a few of which have been established in Sikkim by NITI Aayog.
“This has been possible due to the support of Principal, and entire staff of the school”, reiterates Mr. Ranjan.