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President, PM extend wishes on National Technology Day

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and Modi on Saturday extended their wishes to the people of the country on the occasion of Technology Day.

Highlighting the 1998 Pokhran Tests, the tweeted: "Greetings on Technology Day! We remember with immense pride the accomplishment of our scientists on this day in 1998. The hard work of our scientists has always ensured a stronger and safer May we continue leveraging the power of technology for progress."

In a different tweet the went on to praise late former PM for his role in the success of the

while extending his wishes talked about India's commitment to using technology to accelerate the developmental process.

He tweeted, "Greetings to our scientific community on National Technology Day, marking of 1998. is committed to using technology to accelerate the developmental process, and ensure a dignified existence for every citizen."

conducted Pokhran-II tests, a series of five nuclear bomb test explosions, in May 1998 at the Indian Army's Pokhran Test Range in National Technology Day is observed every year on May 11 as a reminder of

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First Published: Sat, May 11 2019. 15:16 IST