Investigation Against Dr. Debi Prasanna Pattanayak Essential In State Interest

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak Like most people of Orissa I had also believed that linguist Dr. Debi Prasanna Pattanayak and his protégé Subrat Kumar Prusti, with Congress leader Rama Chandra Khuntia have fetched for us the “classical status” of our mother … Read more →

BJP MUST NOW SAY IF IT SUPPORTS THE DEMAND OF BHASHA ANDOLAN FOR PUNISHMENT TO WHOSOEVER CONTRAVENES ORISSA OFFICIAL LANGUAGE ACT, 1954

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak It was amusing to watch the royal style of Prime Minister Mr. Modi as he with his motorcade surged into the chest of Orissa’s capital city this afternoon that reminds one the style of the autocrats whose … Read more →

Oriya in Crisis: A Linguist against the basic need of the Language

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak Linguistic Survey of India, conducted by Sir George Abraham Grierson, had a great contribution to creation of Orissa as India’s first linguistic State, eleven years ahead of independence. Neither Hindi, nor Bengali nor Telugu could vie with … Read more →