Chandrababu Naidu announces Rs 100 crore reward for anyone from Andhra who wins Nobel Prize

He advised children to enjoy the work they do and work hard to accomplish it.

By: PTI | Tirupati | Updated: January 5, 2017 11:56 am
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Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu has announced a reward of Rs 100 crore to anybody who becomes a Nobel Prize winner from the state. Naidu was speaking at the National Children’s Science Congress at Sri Padmavathi Women’s University in Tirupati.

He advised children to enjoy the work they do and work hard to accomplish it. “Small innovations will lead to great discoveries,” he said on Wednesday. On the occasion, Naidu also felicitated 2015 Nobel Prize Winner for Physics Prof Takaaki Kajita of Japan.

Union Minister of State for Science and Technology Y S Chowdary also spoke at the event.

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  1. M
    Jan 5, 2017 at 8:00 am
    Good step to motivate hard working;br/gt;Lazy ones will find fault with it!.
    1. Vihari Naidu
      Jan 5, 2017 at 10:02 am
      Statues get better budgetary allocations than ISRO in India. Then where did this proposal came from ?
      1. R
        Rachamalla Ravi
        Jan 6, 2017 at 11:37 am
        Rachamalla. Ravi teja reddy s/0:-Rachamalla.kolandhar reddy A.Thimmapuram(v) peddavadugur(m)anatapuram(m)pincode:-515455 door no:-5/23²
        1. achyut ram
          Jan 6, 2017 at 4:50 pm
          What confidence!! He knows that we from Andhra/ Telangana can't get a Nobel prize for generations because our flawed educational system. This is a challenge!
          1. H
            Jan 5, 2017 at 6:26 am
            Like so many western awards and honors the Nobel is only for those willing to ape the west and toe their line and benefit only thelt;br/gt;West! WE DON'T NEED SUCH FALSE HONORS!
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