The inter-school Biotechnology Meet was organised by Sadhu Vaswani International School For Girls on 20th August 2020. Twelve prestigious schools of Delhi participated in the competition and Delhi Public School, RK Puram secured the First position.
It was an online event judged by Dr. Manoj Manjee and Dr. Gopaljee Jha, Scientists, National Institute of Plant Genome Research.The topics for the competition were;Combating COVID 19: Biotechnology to the rescue, Exploring Biotechnology for improving the quality of life,Coronavirus pandemic as a wake up call from nature: Navigating for Solutions through biotechnology. DPS RK Puram chose the topic ‘Combating COVID 19: Biotechnology to the rescue’. Tanisha Rathi of class XII B participated in the competition, mentored by Ms. Niva Chhonkar Head of Biology & Biotechnology Department and bagged the First Prize
This Competition aimed at creating an arena for the biotech aspirants to prove its possible potential in combating various terrible diseases.