Health Minister K. K. Shailaja Teacher to inaugurate the laboratory for SCIENTIA, a research platform for the differently abled

30 December, 2020

SCIENTIA is a one of its kind scientific research platform for the differently abled children of Different Art Centre at the Magic Planet. 

The laboratory for SCIENTIA, set up at Different Art Centre, will be inaugurated by the Minister of Health and Social Justice, K. K. Shailaja Teacher on 01 January, 2021, at 02:30 pm. Honorable mayor of Trivandrum, Arya Rajendran would be presiding at the  function.

SCIENTIA, with the guidance and support from the research scholars of US Universities is to bring to light, the scientific aptitude of the differently abled children at International Science Forums and conferences. The platform’s focus will be to promote scientific curiosity and to stimulate thinking in differently abled children on scientific matters.

At the event, the minister will also be officially releasing the short film ‘Mashhad’. The film revolves around the story of a differently abled girl and is directed by popular media person Shabu Kilithattil.