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Nodal Officers in States/UTs

The Ministry of Culture, Govt. of India, while finalizing the activities for XIIth Five Year Plan of this organization approved the continuation of the scheme of XIth Five Year Plan that CCRT, in order to diversify its activities and have better interaction with the State Education Department, Should appoint Nodal Officers in the rank of Joint Director/ Dy. Director in the State Department of Education in each State/UT. who should co-ordinate with the CCRT in order to implement its various activities. It has also been approved that the Nodal Officers who are appointed may be paid a token monthly honorarium for discharging the additional responsibilities to be assigned by the CCRT.

The Nodal Officer will extend help and co-operation:


  • With the programmes undertaken by CCRT such as training, documentation, production of educational material on culture, providing scholarships,etc.

  • In discussing methodologies for acquainting the teacher and student population about the rich cultural and natural heritage of the country and the role of the youth in the care and conservation of our heritage.

  • In discussing a variety of activities that should be incorporated in school education which highlight moral,aesthetic and cultural values for the the total development of the personality of the students.

  • Review of Cultural Education in Schools.

  • providing administrative support required from the States/UTs regarding:



    • Deputation of Teachers (of all levels)



  • Also provide infrastructural support required for organizing CCRT activities including training programmes.



    • Appropriate Publicity for the implementation of Cultural Talent Search Scholarship Scheme (CTSSS).

    • Training of Administrators/Educators.

    • Listing of various Experts in various fields.



  • May also submit recommendations and suggestions for future programmes.

  • Evaluating the follow-up of CCRT activities conducted by trained teachers in their schools neighborhood and districts and facilitate the Evaluation Department of CCRT.














































































S.No. State/U.T. Name, Designation and Address
1 Assam


Dr. Nirada Devi



        Government of Assam

        Mobile: 9435012728

        Landline no. : 0361-2382507


2 Chandigarh Smt. Prabhjot Kaur

        Deputy Director (Director School Education)


        State Council of Educational

        Reserch & Training(SCERT)

        Sec 32 C, UT Chandigarh - 160031

        Mobile: 08146825533


3 Delhi Dr. Anita Vats

        Deputy Director (Education School)

        Government of NCT of Delhi,

        Directorate of Education

        Old Secretariat, Delhi - 110054

        Mobile: 09811800413


4 Dadra & Nagar Haveli and Daman & Diu Shri Paritosh V. Shukla

        Assistant Director of Education (Academic)

        Derectorate of secondary Education,

        Dadra and Nagar Haveli (U.T.)

        Administration Secretariat, 2nd Floor, Via Vapi (W Rly.),

        Silvassa - 396230, Dadra & Nagar Haveli,

        Ph.No.: 0260-2642098(0)

        Mobile: 9824231272

        Email : , (personal)

5 Goa


Dr. Shambhu S. Ghadi

        Director, SCERT

        Directorate of Education,

        Govt. of Goa

        Mobile No. : 9822071915


6 Haryana


Shri Mahabir Parsad


        State Council of Education Research and Training(SCERT),

        Haryana, Opposite Panchayat Bhawan,

        Sohna Road, Gurugram - 122001,

        Ph.No. : 0124-4066243, 2320628


7 Himachal Pradesh


Shri Kuldeep

        Joint Director of Higher Education(Inspection)

        Shimla-1, Himachal Pradesh

        Mobile No.  : 7018727517


8 J & K


Ms. Subah Mehta(JKAS)

        Joint Director - JSK

        Director of School Education Jammu,

        Muthu Camp,

        Jammu - 181205

        M.No. : 01902598400

        M.No. : 9419145837

        Email: ,

9 Karnataka


Sri M. Shivamadappa

        Joint Director,

        Department of State Educational Research and Training (DSERT),

        No. 4, 100 Ft. Ring Road

        Banashankari 3rd Stage,

        Bangalore - 560085, Karnataka

        Office : 080-26980121

        M.No. : 9480695457


10 Kerala


Sri Satheesh Kumar. K

        Research Officer(Art Education & Music)

        State Council Educational Research and Training (SCERT),

        Vidyabhavan, Poojappura,


        Kerala - 695012,

        Ph. No. : (0471) 2340323(0)

        Mobile No. : 9746385048


11 Madhya Pradesh


Shri H.N.Nema

        Deputy Director, Lok Sikshan

        Gautam Nagar

        Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh

        Mobile : 0755-2583650

        Email :

12 Bihar Dr. Rashmi Prabha

        Joint Director In-charge (DIET)

        State Council of Educational Research & Training, Mahendru

        Patna - 800006, Bihar

        Mobile: 09835043230


13 राजस्थान डॉ. अरुण कुमार

        जिला  शिक्षा अधिकारी

        कार्यालय निदेशक

        माध्यमिक शिक्षा ,

        बीकानेर , राजस्थान

        Mobile: 9828460156


14 Tripura Md. Selim

        OSD of Secondary Education


        Mobile: 9856610056, 8787753916