Special Cover – Golden Jubilee Of Mobile Science Museum – By India Post

Special Cover  –  Golden Jubilee Of Mobile Science Museum –  By India Post

National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) functioning under the Ministry of Culture, Government of India celebrated Golden Jubilee of Mobile Science Exhibition (MSE) program at Science City, Kolkata from 17th – 19th November 2015.

Mobile Science Museum (MSE) program started in 1965 is an attempt of National Council of Science Museums (NCSM) to communicate science and technology in the rural India. This program was started with a motto: If the people do not visit the museum, let the museum visit the people at their doorstep. First MSE (then MSM), on the theme ‘Our Familiar Electricity’ was inaugurated by Shri Praffula Chandra Sen, then Chief Minister of West Bengal at Ram Krishna Mission School, Narendrapur on 17th November 1965. However, the first MSE Bus was flagged off in 1966 from Birla Industrial and Technological Museum, Kolkata.

Date Of Issue:-17.11.2015.

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