ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Addressing Gaps in the Antiquities Act

Preserving Cultural Heritage

The Antiquities and Art Treasures Act of 1972 has failed to curb the illicit trafficking of Indian antiquities. Will the draft Antiquities and Art Treasures Regulation, Export and Import Control Bill, 2017, with its blinkered focus on the buying and selling of antiques, end up facilitating the free trade of our valuable material heritage instead of protecting it?



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Updated On : 18th Apr, 2018

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