40th Foundation Day of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) Celebrations:
National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) is an autonomous organisation under Indian Ministry of Culture. It is the largest chain of science centers or museums under a single administrative umbrella in the world. There are 24 own science centers or museums and one R & D laboratory and Training centre of NCSM, located in different states in India. NCSM was founded on 4th April 1978 and today is the 40th Foundation Day of the Council. Regional Science Centre, Bhopal is the constituent unit of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM). In this regard Regional Science Centre, Bhopal also commemorated the day by organising various educational extension activities viz: Anti-superstition Demonstration, popular talk etc. Award winning films developed by NCSM & Vigyan Prasar were also screened. Special Sky Observation Program through Schmidt Cassegrain Telescope is also planned during evening.