The Bill proposes to encompass Kashmiri, Dogri and Hindi as loyal languages in J-K, apart from Urdu and English.

The Bill proposes to encompass Kashmiri, Dogri and Hindi as loyal languages in J-K, apart from Urdu and English.

The Union Cupboard on Wednesday permitted a Bill under which Kashmiri, Dogri and Hindi, other than the present Urdu and English, would possibly well be the loyal languages in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir.

Announcing the decision at a files briefing, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar acknowledged the Jammu and Kashmir Legit Languages Bill, 2020, will more than seemingly be offered in Parliament in the upcoming Monsoon Session.

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The Bill bought the Cupboard nod on Wednesday at a meeting presided by Top Minister Narendra Modi.

Union Minister Jitendra Singh acknowledged the authorities has permitted the long pending question of the role for the inclusion of Dogri, Hindi and Kashmiri as officers languages of the Union Territory.

“It’s no longer most productive a fulfilment of a long-pending public question of the role however also per the spirit of equality which was ushered in after August 5 last twelve months,” he told journalists.

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