CSIR@75: Touching Lives

Council of Scientific & Industrial Research (CSIR), in its journey of 75 years, while playing a stellar role in scientific and technological growth in the country, has also played a catalytic role in improving the quality of lives of millions as a result of its technological interventions. The central part of the tableau highlights major CSIR outcomes, depicted as decade-wise sparks from the CSIR wheel with its 38 national laboratories, highlighting its global standing.

Several outstanding contributions of CSIR are depicted as 3-D larger than life size models spread across the tableau, including those in pioneering civil aviation industry, development of affordable drugs, and introduction of high value medicinal & aromatic plants. A modern laboratory set-up depicts CSIR role to foster, sustain and upgrade the pool of specialized scientists and engineers in the country.