National Book Trust, India and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce & Industry (FICCI) has organized a WEBINAR on Post-COVID Publishing Scenario in New Delhi. This webinar was organized on the occasion of WORLD BOOK & COPYRIGHT DAY and featured the participation of Union Minister of HRD Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’. During his address in the webinar, the minister emphasized on the need to promote reading in the country and to encourage children to believe that books are their best friends.
The National Book Trust, India is also planning a series of books to provide relevant reading materials for all age-groups for the post-Corona readership needs. This publishing series is titled as “Corona Studies Series”.
The first sub series of the above will be published with title “Psycho-Social Impact of Corona Pandemic and the Ways to Cope” in e-edition format. For children, NBT has planned books based on “Our Corona Warriors“.