Recruitment of Artist in Government
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF CULTURE
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO: 961
ANSWERED ON: 17.12.2018
Recruitment of Artists
HARIOM SINGH RATHORE
Will the Minister of CULTURE be pleased to state:-
(a) the number of various posts created for artistes in the Ministry;
(b) whether there is any plan to increase the number of posts for artistes in the Ministry; and
(c) if so, the details thereof?
MINISTER OF STATE (IC) FOR CULTURE AND MINISTER OF STATE FOR ENVIORNMENT, FOREST & CLIMATE CHANGE (DR. MAHESH SHARMA)
(a) At present, a total number of 184 posts exist in Autonomous Bodies under the Ministry of Culture viz. Lalit Kala Akademi (22 posts), National School of Drama (40 posts), Kalakshetra Foundation (42 posts) and Sangeet Natak Akademi (80 posts).
(b) and (c) There is no specific plan at present.
Source: LOK SABHA