May 11 : National Technology Day
India achieved a significant milestone on this day in 1998. India’s Nuclear Bomb Pokhran has been tested successfully on this day.
The National Technology Day was named by Former Prime Minister late Atal Bihari Vajpayee on May 11 to remember the India’s technological achievements.
On May 11, 1998, India has successfully tested Pokhran-II also named as Shakti-1. Pokhran-1 test has been conducted in 1974 May. One was codenamed as Operation smiling Buddha.
This day will be honored for the greatest achievement that has achieved by Indian scientists.