National Archives of India has successfully digitized total 303 declassified files of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose – Shri Prahlad Singh Patel

Digitization and uploading of records by NAI on its website is a continuous process. The details of the same are as under:


  1. A project for preparation of digital images of 11 Lakh pages for Private Papers has been completed.


  1. Preparation of Digital image of 19,80,000 pages of Public records and converting the same into analog  images in microfilms has been completed.


  1. The digitization of total 303 declassified files of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose has been completed and is available on


  1. 110044 Digital Images of 2319 Microfiche sheets and 160731 Digital Images of 129 Microfilm rolls relating to important and rare publications of NAI, Library were digitized.

The details of funds allocated by Government for the National Archives of India (NAI) during the last three years are as under:

  1.                                                   (Amount Rs. in lakhs)
Year BE RE
2016-17 3779.10 3666.70
2017-18 3958.50 4288.50
2018-19 4748.78 4183.78



This information was given by Union Minister of State (I/C) for Culture & Tourism, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel in a written reply in Rajya Sabha today.