National Science Day 2020

- February 28, 2020


This year’s theme for National Science Day is ‘Women in Science’. Amar Chitra Katha salutes the #FirstIndian women who took up careers as scientists, doctors, and researchers against the wishes of their fellow countrymen, paving the way for millions of other Indian women.

Illustration: Ketan Pal
Illustration: Dilip Kadam
Illustration: Harsho Mohan Chattoraj
Illustration: Ketan Pal

 

Comic of The Month

Chennamma of Keladi

There was great consternation in the court of Keladi, when the king married a commoner but Chennamma was born to be a queen. She challenged stereotypes, mastered archery and riding, took over as ruler after the death of the king, and even marched out at the head of her army to battle the invaders.

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