Ministry of Culture (India)

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Republic of India
Ministry of Culture
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Agency overview
Jurisdiction Government of India
Headquarters Shastri Bhavan, New Delhi
28°36′58″N 77°12′54″E / 28.61611°N 77.21500°E / 28.61611; 77.21500
Agency executive Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister for Culture

The Ministry of Culture is the Indian government ministry charged with preservation and promotion of art and culture.

The Minister of Culture holds cabinet rank as a member of the Council of Ministers. Shri. Shripad Yesso Naik is currently the Minister of Culture. Recently government has started National Mission on Libraries India under this ministry.[1]



  1. ^ "About : NML". Archived from the original on 1 November 2012. Retrieved 28 October 2012. 
  2. ^ "About RRRLF". Archived from the original on 11 September 2013. Retrieved 11 May 2014. 

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