As part of Azadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, Govt of India under the inspiration of Hon'ble Prime Minister Narendra Modi conducted a Toycathon (Toy Hackathon) 2022 Physical edition (https://toycathon.mic.gov.in)
in New Delhi co-ordinated by AICTE with Ministries of Education, Information & Broadcasting, Commerce and Industry, Innovation Cell and other ministries.
The Toycathon 2022 was inaugurated by AICTE Chairman Dr. Anil Sahasrabudhe.
Out of 17000+ Idea submissions for the Toycathon, Narendra Smart Toy designed by our Chennai Ramakrishna Math Media Lab team (Team Code Name: SatyaBharat) won the first prize under "Out-of-the-Box Creative and Logical Thinking" category (Tier 3) Govt of India Toycathon 2022 conducted at the nodal center NIET, Noida from May 24th-26th 2022. There were three rounds of judging along with a final power judging round that included a demo and presentation. A cheque of ₹25000 was presented to the members of Ramakrishna Math Chennai during the valedictory function.