Celebration of ‘World Rhino Day’ at Regional Science Centre, Guwahati

22 September,2015

Regional Science Centre, Guwahati celebrated “World Rhino Day” on 22nd September, 2015 in its premises with some educational activities for school children. Celebration of World Rhino Day can be regarded as an awareness to save world famous one horned Rhino as well as all five species around the world. The following programs were conducted at the Centre on this special occasion.

  • Painting Competition for children in two different groups             

Group A:      Classes up to IV           Topic- “View of a Rhino”

Group B:       Classes V to VII           Topic- “View of a Rhino in forest”

  • Poster Competition for children                  

Classes VIII to XII                              Topic-“Save Rhino to save your identity”

  • Popular Science Talk by Dr. Rathin Barman, Deputy Director, Wildlife Trust of India, Kaziranga. 
  • Open House Science Quiz Competition on Rhino 
  • Scientific Film show

(Award Winning Film of Rashtriya Vigyan Chalchitra Mela & Competition- 2015)

  • Prize distribution

Many schools students, teachers and street children under the banner of Child Friendly Guwahati actively took part in these programmes.