State Science and Technology Fund will be established to encourage young scientists
Bagmati is set to establish a state science and technology fund. Presenting the budget for the coming fiscal year 2078/79 in the state assembly on Tuesday, Minister for Economic Affairs and Planning Kailash Prasad Dhungel said that the state science and technology fund would be established.
It has been mentioned in the budget that a state science and technology fund will be established to encourage young scientists in research, development and innovation of new knowledge and technology.
He said that necessary budget has been allocated for this and arrangements have been made to transfer the amount in the Young Scientists Promotion Fund to this fund.
The budget states that technology-friendly education system will be expanded and teaching and learning will be continued through alternative methods using information technology during the Corona epidemic.