Vadodara college suspends 5 students for allegedly skipping Modi event
Vadodara: 5 students from a school in Vadodara have been suspended for allegedly not attending the inauguration of a regional stadium by Gujarat Chief Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi. The occasion took spot on February 15.
The Parents’ Association has written to the Collector demanding action be taken against the school and the principal.
“This is a quite unfortunate incident. I have written to the district authorities to take action against the school and the principal. The investigation is ongoing,” said Bharat Adhvaryu of the Parents’ Association.
However, parents of the suspended students have issued a statement saying that they have no grievance against the college and that the disciplinary action was really taken because the students did not attend classes.
The Congress has alleged that Narendra Modi is utilizing college children for political gains. “Children and their schools need to in no way be used as political tools. We condemn this incident and and we will agitate against it,” said Congress leader Narendra Rawat.
Odia set to turn into classical language
New Delhi, Feb 20 (PTI) Odia is set to become a classical
Following demands, the Union Cabinet nowadays gave its
approval for putting Odia in the list of classical language.
There had been demands that because Odia, a single of the oldest
languages, has no resemblance to Hindi, Sanskrit, Bengali, and
Telugu and related other languages it ought to be declared as a
With this, Odia will join the exclusive club of Sanskrit,
Tamil, Telugu, Kannada and Malayalam, which have currently been
declared as classical languages.
Once a language is granted classical status, a ‘Centre
of Excellence for Research in Classical Languages’ can be set
up, an official statement said right here.
The University Grants Commission can also be requested to
create a particular number of specialist chairs for classical
languages, for scholars of eminence in the concerned language.
A committee of linguistic experts, appointed by the
Culture ministry, had advisable that Odia be produced a
Odia is billed as the very first language from the Indo-Aryan
The criteria for declaring a language as classical
calls for high antiquity of its early texts and recorded
history over a period of 1,500-two,000 years.
Also a literary tradition that is original and not
borrowed from another speech neighborhood is a must.
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