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Bill Approved in Assam to Make Bodo Official Language of Assam

  by NEWSNER , 2020-12-24 11:41:06


Bill Approved in Assam to Make Bodo Official Language of Assam

The Assam government on Tuesday affirmed the Assam Official Language Amendment Bill for making Bodo (in Devanagari content) a partner official language of the state. 

 

Bill Advanced after a Year:

 

The advancement comes 11 months after the marking of the third Bodo international agreement between the Center, Assam government, four Bodo rebel gatherings, and two Bodo associations, which included proclaiming Bodo as a partner official language as one of the conditions. 

 

Bodo Population in the State:

 

As indicated by the Census 2011, there are around 14.16 lakh, Bodo speakers, in Assam (4.53% of the complete populace of the state). 

 

 

Credit: The Hindustan Times

 

 

The Bill is relied upon to be postponed in the following gathering meeting planned not long from now. It would be the last meeting of the gathering before the surveys are expected in March-April one year from now. 

 

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Additionally endorsed the setting up of the Bodo Kachari self-governing government assistance gathering another statement of the Bodo accord endorsed in January this year. 

 

A proposition for corrections to the Autonomous Council Acts of Kamtapur, Motak, and Moran was likewise affirmed wherein arrangements were presented for the development of between time governments. 

 

Additional Development:

 

Land obtaining through direct buy in the method of an arranged settlement for the development of public thruways and significant region streets was additionally endorsed by the bureau.

 

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