NCERT portal for online books launched

Minister of State for Human Resource Development Upendra Kushwaha launched the NCERT web portal on Wednesday for the supply of textbooks to schools and individuals here in the national capital. Schools can order these books by entering their Board’s affiliation number and other details till September 8 for the session 2018-19, a statement from the ministry said. The web service would soon be launched for individuals where they will be able to purchase books online. “At the time of placing the orders, the schools are not required to make the payment; the payment can be made just before the supply.