Tradition and Tourism Minister G. Kishan Reddy visited the Nationwide Archives of India in New Delhi at the moment. He took inventory of file administration, preservation and digitization actions. The Minister visited the Analysis Room, Previous repository, Preservation Room and Previous Constructing of Archives. He mentioned that he had the chance to behold one of many richest and beautiful collections of presidency’s non-current data, which stands testomony to India’s wonderful historical past and tradition.
Mr Reddy mentioned that Nationwide Archives holds data of 800 million pages, in addition to 5.7 million recordsdata and 1.2 lakh maps amongst others. The Minister additional defined that in view of the celebration of Amrit Mahotsav, there’s a proposal to digitise the data pertaining to the life, battle and strife of freedom fighters on a precedence foundation.