The section conducts research on folk life and culture of the people. It is headed by the Deputy Director (Culture). The other officers are an Assistant Director at Headquarter, 12 District Research Officers and 9 Assistant Research Officers personal in the District Headquarters. A total of 100 books on Ethnographic and specialized studies have so far been prepared and published. Presently, the monographic study on minor tribes, revision of old monographics, oral literature, brochure of the districts, specialized studies on different aspects are some of the important projects conducted by the section.