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Mera Gaon Meri Dharohar Project

Mera Gaon Meri Dharohar Project:

The Ministry for Culture has decided to map and document all villages under the Mera Gaon, Meri Dharohar (MGMD) Programme.

  • This National Mission on Cultural Mapping is conducted in coordination with Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA) under the Ministry of Culture.
  • A web portal on MGMD has also been launched. The MGMD seeks to compile comprehensive information detailing the life, history, and ethos of Indian villages and to make the same available to virtual and real-time visitors.
  • Under the MGMD, information is collected under seven broad categories such as Arts and Crafts Village, Ecologically Oriented Village etc.