BARAMULLA: All Jammu and Kashmir Science Teachers Association in collaboration with Directorate of School education Kashmir observed ‘Saiqa Memorial Day’ here on Tuesday.
According to a statement issued here, the chairperson, speaking on the occasion, highlighted the aim and objectives of the association and said: “The association mainly aims at developing scientific temper among students besides performing other scientific activities.”
She said the programme was organized with the special aim of science popularization besides imparting necessary training among science teachers.
On the occasion, various teachers and students from north Kashmir were given some special demo lectures by the resource persons.
Pertinently, Siaqa Memorial Day is observed from 2016 on May 15 in memory of a teacher Saiqa Shafi under the aegis of the association.