Pattukkottai polytechnic college, Pattukkottai celebrated WORLD SPACE WEEK-2018 at its premises by exbit and explore the activities of Indian Space Programmes of ISRO in association with Sathis Dhawan Space Center SHAR(SDSC SHAR),SRIHARIKOTA between 8 & 10 of October 2018-3 days.

     World Space Week 2018 celebration event was inaugurated and light up by thanjavur district collector. Thiru A.Annadurai IAS under the presidentship of Er.S.D.Selvam B.E, B.L Correspondent PPC.

     Earlier Dr R.Senthilkumar, Chief General Manager, SDSC SHAR Welcome the gathering and ISRO General manager Thiru V.Kumbakarnan elobrated the ISRO RESEARCH Programmes.Dr V.Sundar Dean (Retd),MMC,Chennai, Thiru V.Muthuvel M.E Principal PPC Felicitated the programmes.ISRO Satellite launching vechile models, photographs,model display borders etc., were displayed on all three days at PPC premises in the exhibition.

     In the second day space Awareness walk was conducted at pattukkottai town.Tanjavur District Superintendent of police Dr T.Senthil Kumer IPS flag off the walk at Anna Statue and concluded at pattukkottai Bus Stand.

     Popular lectures of ISRO Scientists about Space Programme activities were held at all three days at PPC college.To popularize the ISRO programs the following events and competitions were conducted among various cadres of school and college students.

  • Easy competitions.
  • Elocution
  • Space poster competitions
  • Space model competitions and
  • Quiz competitions

     In valedictory programme Thiru S.Pandian, Director, ISRO presided and concluded the 3 days programs and distributed the prizes to the winners of the competitions .BSNL principal General Manager Thiru V.Vinod and PPC principal Thiru v.Muthuvel M.E, Thiru DevendrakumarAssistant Saftey officer and R.Muralidharan Manager, Launching Station Sriharikota participated in the programme.

     About 50,000 students of various school and college in around pattukkottai and more number of public visited and participated the entire programs and exbit their excellent comments about the needy of this programs.