DPS JAMMU STUDENTS CREATE GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS TITLE FOR 'MOST PEOPLE ASSEMBLING SUNDIAL KIT'
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
In the spirit of developing scientific temperament and celebrating various Indian achievements
in the field of Science and Technology, Delhi Public School Jammu participated in 6th India
International Science Festival-2020 organized virtually by the Ministry of Science and
Technology, Ministry of Earth Sciences & Vijnana Bharati (VIBHA) from 22-25 December,
2020. The theme of IISF-2020 was 'Science for Self-Reliant India and Global Welfare'.
Different events like 'Sundial Making', 'Handwash Activity', 'Protective Mask wearing activity',
'Nutrition Lessons' were organised for the students. All these events were adjudged by the
Guiness World Records. Around 250 students from DPS Jammu participated in all the events
and it is pertinent to mention that DPS Jammu was the only school from J&K which was
nominated for 'Sundial Making' event. The students also created a Guinness World Records
title for 'Most People Assembling Sundial Kit.' They enjoyed the concept provided and learned
something beyond books. A total of 189 schools participated in this festival.
Principal, DPS Jammu, Ms. Ruchi Chabra cited the event as a wonderful opportunity to learn
about and inculcate scientific temper and commended the students for their active
Hon'ble President, RCT, Sh. M.K Ajatshatru Singh Ji, Hon'ble PVC, Kunwarani Ritu Singh
Ji and Hon'ble Director, Sh. S.S Sodhi Ji extended their best wishes to the students and