World’s first Braille Atlas for visually impaired persons Launched by NATMO in New Delhi

The Union Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan released the world’s first comprehensive Braille atlas for nearly 50 lakh visually challenged people in New Delhi, India.

This is for the first time that such atlas has been prepared for physically challenged with such minute details. The Braille Atlas has been prepared by National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation (NATMO) under Department of Science & Technology. 
The Braille atlas has 20 maps on different themes like physical, socio-economic, river system, crops pattern, natural vegetation, cultural, metropolitan areas, roads and railways, soil types and crops. So, let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
Q1. Name the City, in which The Union Minister of Science and Technology and Earth Sciences Harsh Vardhan launched the world’s first comprehensive Braille atlas for nearly 50 lakh visually challenged people?
Ans1. New Delhi, India
Q2. What is the full form of NATMO?
Ans2. National Atlas and Thematic Mapping Organisation
Source- The Indian Express

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