Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani released "India 2018" and "Bharat 2018".
The books are published by the Publications Division. An annual government publication on its policies and development programmes, they are available in both print and online versions.
India 2018- Bharat 2018 in its Hindi version is an exhaustive publication dealing with all aspects of the country's development from rural to urban, industry to infrastructure, science and technology to human resources development, art and culture, polity, economy, health, defence, education and mass communication.
With its latest edition, the book has entered into its 62nd year of publication.