IIT-Delhi 51st Convocation Highlights: Focus on quality, never compromise: PM Modi’s advice to students
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday addressed the graduating students of IIT- Delhi on the occasion of its 51st convocation. The programme began at 11 am. He said that it was an important day for the development of science and technology in India as nearly 2000 students of IIT-Delhi are graduating.. “I have seen the students of IITs innovating new things.They provide major strength for the success of the Self-Reliant India Campaign. Covid-19 has taught the world one more thing.Globalization is important but at the same time Self-Reliance is equally important.” IIT-Delhi conducted the convocation in hybrid mode with a physical in-person ceremony with limited attendance. The convocation was webcast live from the institute’s Dogra Hall.
Board President’s XI vs South Africa Highlights: Rohit flops, Bharat, Lad shine as match ends in a draw
Board President’s XI vs South Africa Highlights: It was not a good first outing for Rohit Sharma as an opener in this format as he departed for a duck. There was pressure on the hosts as Vernon Philander and Kagiso Rabada were relentless in their opening spells. However, young players in Priyank Panchal, KS Bharat and Siddhesh Lad stood tall and played impressive innings to drag their side close to South Africa’s first-innings score. The match ended in a stalemate, but it would have given the visitors a lot of hope.Also, the form of Aiden Markram with the bat should give South Africa a lot of confidence ahead of the first Test match which begins on October 2.BP XI vs South Africa, as it happened: