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  • Feb 29, 2012
  • 03:30 PM

Official tag inspires wordsmiths

Santosh K. Kiro / Calcutta Telegraph
Unlikely but true. From farmers to railway employees to professors, indigenous writers are taking up the pen in the wake of the state government according second official language status to five tribal languages — Kurukh, Mundari, Ho, Santhali and Kharia — and four regional languages — Kurmali, Panch Pargania, Nagpuri and Khortha.

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