Vayalar Ravi today assumed charge as Minister for Science and Technology.
Taking charge, he elaborated on the importance of Science and Technology in the growth of the nation and the importance placed on Science and Technology by the past and present Prime Ministers of the country.
Expressing confidence in the capability of Indian scientists, Ravi said that scientists shall continue their good work.
"The ministry would always provide the fullest support to the scientists in their endeavour," he added.
He further said that the Indian scientists would continue to make their mark in the international arena in the field of science and technology.
He also had a detailed interaction with the senior officers of the ministry. (ANI)