The News Syndicate
In espousing the demand for making Oriya inviolable as officiial language of Orissa, the BlackFlag campaign has reached the 2nd day of the 9th month over 6 years of its commencement. But the Chief Minister has launched a book on December 23 in the conference hall annexed to his official chamber behind back of the people of Orissa, which claims that the BlackFlag campaingn has been withdrawn four years ago on 16 July 2018 following amendment of the Official language Act. Founder of Bhasha Andolan Subhas Chandra Pattanayak has bawled out the Chief Minister holding this a foul play against the people of Orissa.
After discussing the matter in bhashaandolan.com, Sri Pattanayak condemned the anti-Oriya conduct of the Chief Minister live in facebook in the evening of the first day of the new year. Below is what he said in the message: