Need scientific and technological outlook: Patil

January 25th, 2012 - 9:15 pm ICT by IANS  

Pratibha Patil New Delhi, Jan 25 (IANS) Stressing the need for scientific and technological outlook among people, President Pratibha Patil Wednesday said that India will continue to bring moral force on the global stage.

“We want a scientific and technological outlook in our people,” Patil said in her address to the nation on the eve of the 63rd Republic Day.

“We also look towards India as a country which will continue to bring moral force on to the global stage. I believe that there is a unity behind this vision of India,” she added.

“How should we proceed to build our nation and its people? I believe that the answer lies in our age-old values, the ideals of our freedom movement, the principles of our Constitution, as also in our unity, a positive attitude and our aspiration to grow.”

The president said that “we look at building our country, as one whose economy demonstrates a robustness to grow, so that we can become a developed nation.”

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