[pib] National Mission on Cultural Mapping (NMCM)PIB

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From UPSC perspective, the following things are important :

Prelims level : National Mission on Cultural Mapping (NMCM)

Mains level : Plural diversity of India



The Minister of State of Culture and Tourism provided certain information regarding the NMCM in the Lok Sabha.

National Mission on Cultural Mapping

  • National Mission on Cultural Mapping (NMCM) has been set up by the Ministry of Culture in 2017.
  • Mission will compile data of artists, art forms & geo location with inputs from Central Ministries, State Governments & art/culture bodies.
  • Specially designed data capture form with technical collaboration of National E-Governance Division (NEGD)/Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MEITY) has been formulated for data collection.
  • Data from art & culture Academies of the Ministry of Culture has been collected and will be entered into database after due correction.

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