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Hindi Diwas 2020: Parallel Development Of Hindi Under NEP, says Amit Shah

Amit Shah said India's linguistic diversity is its strength as well as a symbol of unity and the new education policy provides for parallel development of Hindi and other Indian languages.

Shivani Arora

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Published on 14 Sep 2020 10:53 AM GMT

Hindi Diwas 2020: Parallel Development Of Hindi Under NEP, says Amit Shah
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Hindi Diwas is celebrated on September 14 every year to celebrate the language. Also, to commemorate the event when it was adopted as one of the official languages of India. On the special occasion, Union Home Minister Amit Shah said India's linguistic diversity is its strength as well as a symbol of unity and the new education policy provides for parallel development of Hindi and other Indian languages.

Amit Shah:

In a series of tweets and a video message in Hindi, on the occasion of Hindi Diwas, Shah said Hindi is an unbreakable part of Indian culture and it has been an effective and powerful medium of national unity and identity since the freedom struggle.

"A country is identified by its border and geography, but its biggest identity is its language. The various languages and dialects of India are its strength as well as a symbol of unity. In India, which is full of cultural and linguistic diversity, Hindi has been a unifying force for the whole nation for centuries," he said.

https://twitter.com/AmitShah/status/1305334732188717056

The home minister said the greatest strength of Hindi is that it is scientific as well as known for its originality and simplicity. "With the new education policy of the Modi government, there will be parallel development of Hindi and other Indian languages," he said.

https://twitter.com/AmitShah/status/1305334735170830337

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Shah appealed to employees of government offices, banks and other institutions to use Hindi as much as possible along with local languages.

Extends greetings:

"Today, on the occasion of Hindi Divas, I salute all those who have contributed to its empowerment. I also call upon the countrymen to take a pledge to contribute more in the protection. And promotion of Hindi along with their mother tongue. My best wishes on the occasion of Hindi Divas," he said.

https://twitter.com/AmitShah/status/1305334738295586816

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Shah also appealed to people to take steps to attract the younger generation towards Hindi. Also, urged the parents to speak to their children in Indian languages.

Referring to the ongoing fight against coronavirus, he said India has been successful in its fight against the pandemic under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He also appreciated the state governments in their active cooperation in combating COVID-19.

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Shivani Arora

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