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Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India: Known as the ‘City of Lakes’, Bhopal- the capital city of Madhya Pradesh is also one of the cleanest and greenest cities in India. Striding steadily on the path of being India’s first smart city, Bhopal houses various institutions and installations of scientific importance. This includes ISRO's Master Control Facility and BHEL. Bhopal is also home to the largest number of institutions of higher scientific education namely, IISER, MANIT, SPA, AIIMS and NLIU. The intellectually charged atmosphere and scientific excellence makes Bhopal the ideal choice to conduct the 82nd Annual Meeting of IASc.

Local places of Interest

Lower Lake , Bhojtal, Bhimbetka Caves, Taj-ul-Masajid, Regional Science Center, Chinar Park, Kamla Nehru Park etc,.


Temperature in Bhopal during the meeting is expected to be sunny with and a maximum of 31 degree Celsius and a minimum of 19 degree Celsius.

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