HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar announces Grand Finale of Smart India Hackathon 2018; Event to be held on 30th and 31st March across India at 28 centres.
Union HRD Minister Prakash Javdekar on Thursday briefed the media on Smart India Hackathon 2018.
He said that the grand finale of Smart India Hackathon will take place on 30th and 31st march across India at 28 centres. The grand finale will go on for 36 hours at a stretch.
He said that One lakh engineering and management students had registered for the world’s largest Hackathon.
Union Minister said that the first edition of this event held last year recorded nearly 40,000 participants. He added that this is hands-on education. This year, hardware hackathon has also been introduced.