ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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BIHAR

Language Muddle A S THE very first decision of the new Bihar cabinet was to declare Urdu as a second official language in districts where at least 10 per cent of the population was Urdu-speaking. Since that announcement in early June, there has been no further official ward on the subject though an ordinance for the amendment of Bihar Official Languages Act, 1950, is said to be on the cards.

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