Ahmedabad: In an extraordinary display of technological prowess, a robot took center stage by serving tea to India’s Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, during his visit to Gujarat. This captivating moment unfolded at the Science City of Gujarat, where PM Modi was partaking in a captivating robotics exhibition.
A viral image of Prime Minister Narendra Modi being served tea by a robot has set social media abuzz. This remarkable interaction occurred at the Science City, a fitting backdrop for showcasing the wonders of robotics. PM Modi’s visit coincided with the robotic exhibition, which featured an array of innovative robots, including those developed by DRDO, microbots, agriculture robots, medical robots, and even space robots.
Robotics redefining life
Prime Minister Narendra Modi shared his enthusiasm for the transformative potential of robotics in healthcare, manufacturing, and everyday life. He underscored the importance of such technological advancements by stating, “Through these fascinating demonstrations, the transformative power of robotics in healthcare, manufacturing, and everyday life is clearly visible.”
Accompanying PM Modi on this notable visit were Gujarat Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Bhupendra Patel. The occasion also marked the commemoration of 20 years of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit.
Exploring the endless possibilities of the future with Robotics! pic.twitter.com/DYtvZN9CLC
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 27, 2023
A vision for progress
PM Modi’s two-day visit to Gujarat encompasses the inauguration of significant development projects worth Rs 5,206 crore, including the introduction of rural Wi-Fi facilities in 22 districts. Furthermore, PM Modi is set to unveil education-related projects valued at Rs 4,500 crore and address the public in Chhota Udepur, a tribal-dominated district.
Gateway to the future
Gujarat is gearing up for the 10th edition of the Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit, scheduled from January 10 to 12. The theme, ‘Gateway to the Future,’ underscores the state’s commitment to fostering innovation and progress on both national and global scales.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit and the captivating robot-assisted tea service serve as a testament to the bright future that awaits as technology continues to shape and enhance our daily lives.