Students can order NCERT books online very soon from its newly launched Web Portal
 Source : NewsBharati  Date : 10-Aug-2017

New Delhi, August 10: NCERT textbooks have demand across India. Now it is easy for students to avail those books. Human Resource Development Ministry has launched a Web portal for the supply of textbooks to schools and individuals. Students and parents can now order online the books.

For the educational session, 2018-19 Schools can place orders through portal till 8th September. The schools will be able to log on to the portal, by entering their respective Boards’ affiliation numbers and other details.

Though right now, the portal is available for schools, it will be available for individual buyers very soon. The books will be delivered at their doorsteps with nominal postal charges.

Even the textbooks can also be downloaded, free of cost, from the NCERT’s website. One can access the digital versions of NCERT’s textbook by logging onto ‘epathshala’ or through mobile applications.

The textbooks will also continue to be sold at the Retail Sales Counters located at the NCERT’s headquarters in Delhi; at its Regional Institutes of Education (RIEs) Ajmer, Bhopal Bhubaneswar, Shillong, and Mysuru; and at its Regional Production-cum-Distribution Centres (RPDCs) based in Ahmedabad, Kolkata, Guwahati, and Bengaluru.