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Dr. R.K.Das

The author is a joint secretary of Rajya Sabha

Latest Articles By Dr. R.K.Das

Multilingualism In Parliament Of India: Need Of The Hour

Dr. R.K.Das

As we all know India is a country where its people speak 22 major languages written in 13 different scripts, with over 720 dialects. The official Indian languages are Hindi (with approximately 420 million speakers), and English, a widely spoken and officially recognized associate language. In addition, several states in India have their own official languages, spoken in their respective areas. This linguistic diversity along with other cultural diversities is one of the striking features of a great country like India.

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