The Survey General of India (SOI) completes 250 years. The government launched ‘Nakshe mapping portal’ a dedicated website allowing the access to the public to download 3,000 maps prepared by the Survey of India (SOI) but made Aadhaar mandatory for the purpose.
Harsh Vardhan, minister of science and technology, stated that the motto behind making Aadhaar mandatory for using this service was to make it available only to Indians.
Takeaways from above News-
- Survey General of India (SOI) completed 250 years
- The government launched ‘Nakshe mapping portal’ allowing the public the access to download 3,000 maps
- Shri Harsh Vardhan is the Cabinet minister of science and technology
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Source- The Indian Express