IIT KGP students win gold in Inter-IIT Tech Meet 2018
Kolkata: Students of IIT Kharagpur have won gold in the Inter IIT Tech Meet 2018 which saw the highest ever participation of 19 IITs in any Inter IIT event. The students from IIT KGP scored 832 points, followed by IIT Roorkee (668) and IIT Madras (650), an IIT KGP statement said. The focus of the 2018 Inter IIT Tech Meet was to offer quick solutions to common problems faced by the people. The competition had 10 events including Engineer's Conclave, Exoplanet Detection and Automatic Toilet Cleaning. A hackathon was held on developing an orbital simulator while a case study focussed on issues related to agriculture, health care, defence services, energy efficient technologies, the statement said.