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The Art, Culture and Language Department is a newly set-up Department of Govt. of NCT of Delhi. The Language Department is carved out of Education Department and was set up in September 1999.

Aims & Objectives

Propagation, promotion and development of languages, literature art and culture as an integral part of composite culture of Union Territory of Delhi.. These activities are carried out through Sahitya Kala Parishad and Language Academies viz. Punjabi, Hindi, Urdu, Sanskrit and Sindhi,Maithili-Bhojpuri, Dr. G.G.L.S.P.V.P. which are autonomous bodies. The Archives department is responsible for preservation of records for more than 25 years old whereas Archaeology Department is responsible for preservation and maintenance of monuments in Delhi. With a view to effectively monitor and co-ordinate the above said activities a separate department of Art, Culture and Language has been established in the NCT of Delhi.