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Organisation Headquarters
National Institute of Water Sports Goa
Artificial Lims Manufacturing Corporation of India Kanpur
National Institute for Visually Handicapped Dehradun
National Institute for Orthopaedically Handicapped Kolkata
Ali Yavar Jung National Institute for Hearing Handicapped Mumbai
National Institute for Mental Handicapped Secunderabad
National Institute of Rehabilitation Training and Research Cuttack
Institute for the Physically Handicapped New Delhi
Institute for Empowerment of Persons with Multiple Disabilities Chennai
Sports Authority of India Delhi
Netaji Subash National Institutes of Sports Patiala
Laskmibai National College of Physical Education Thiruvanantapuram
High Altitude Training Centre Shillaroo
The Central Soil and Materials Research Station New Delhi
Central Water and Power Research Station Khadakwasla, Pune
Sardar Sarovar Construction Advisory Committee Vadodara
Water and Power Consultancy Services Ltd Delhi
National Institute of Hydrology Roorkee
Prasar Bharati New Delhi
Directorate of Field Publicity New Delhi
Children’s Film Society of India Mumbai
Directorate of Advertising and Visual Publicity Delhi
National Film Archieve of India Pune
Film and Television Institute of India Pune
Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute Kolkata
Central Board of Film Certification Mumbai
Film Division Mumbai
Press Trust of India (PTI) New Delhi
V.V. Giri National Labour Institute Noida
Central Board for Workers Education (CBWE) Nagpur
Labour Bureau Chandigarh/Shimla

Instrument Use
Altimeter is a special type of aneroid barometer, used in measuring altitudes.
Ammeter   is an instrument to measure the strength of an electric current.
Anemometer   is an instrument to measure the velocity and find the direction of the wind.
Audiometer is an instrument to measure difference in hearing.
Barometer is used for measuring atmospheric pressure.
Binocular is an optical instrument designed for magnified view of distant objects by both eyes simultaneously.
Calorimeter is an instrument for measuring quantities of heat.
Clinical Thermometer is a thermometer for measuring the temperature of human body.
Colorometer is an instrument for comparing intensity of colour.
Commutator is an instrument to change or reverse the direction of an electric current. Used in dynamo to convert the alternating current into direct current.
Chronometer is a clock to determine longitude of a vessel at sea.
Dynamo is a device for converting mechanical energy into electrical energy.
Dynamometer is an instrument for measuring the electrical power.
Electroscope is an instrument for detecting the presence of electric charge.
Galvanometer is an instrument for measuring electric current.
Hydrometer is an instrument for measuring the relative density of liquids.
Hydrophone is an instrument for measuring sound under water.
Hygrometer is an instrument for measuring the relative humidity of the atmosphere.
Hygroscope is an instrument to show the changes in atmospheric humidity.
Lactometer is an instrument for measuring the relative density of milk.
Magnetometer is an instrument used to compare the magnetic moments and fields.
Manometer is an instrument to measure the pressure of gases.
Spectrometer is a type of spectroscope so calibrated as to make it suitable for the precise measurement of refractive indices.
Spectroscope is an instrument used for spectrum analysis.
Pyrometer is an instrument for measuring high temperature.
Pyrheliometer is an instrument for measuring solar radiation.
Photometer is an instrument for comparing the luminous intensity of the sources of light.
Voltmeter is an instrument to measure potential difference between two points.
Vernier is an adjustable scale with marking of 10 subdivisions of one tenth of an inch or any other suitable markings for measuring small sub division of scale.
Transistor is a small device which may be used to amplify currents and perform other functions usually performed by a thermionic value.
Stethoscope is a medical instrument for hearing and analysing the sound of heart and lungs.

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