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Ministry of Culture (India)

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

Ministry of Culture (India)
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Agency overview
Jurisdiction IndiaRepublic of India
Headquarters C-wing
Shastri Bhawan
New Delhi
Annual budget 2,738.47 crore (US$430 million) (2017-18 est.)[1]
Minister responsible

Mahesh Sharma is the current Minister of Culture. Recently the government has established the National Mission on Libraries India under this ministry.[2]



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

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