Sixteenth Assembly commences with foreign language mocking at the Mana of Oriyas

Subhas Chandra Pattanayak In the first Assembly, while replying to the debate on Orissa Official Language Act, the first Chief Minister of Orissa Nabakrushna Choudhuri had said, “A Government cannot promulgate a Language. It can replace a foreign language with … Read more →

Refuse Approval to Notorious Amendment of Orissa Official Lang.Rules: SCP requests the Governor

Roving Reporter Founder of Bhasha Andolan, Subhas Chandra Pattanayak, who, in the aftermath of the famous ‘Fast onto Death for Language’ by poet Gajanan Mishra in July 2015, was made a Member of the Ministerial Committee to advise the Government … Read more →

Keeping the original Act intact, provide punishment for contravention : Bhasha Andolan to CM

Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has ruined the essence of Orissa Official Language Act, 1954 by amending it twice in 2018 for the nefarious purpose. Section 4-A inserted into the Act is designed to undo the provisions of the original Act … Read more →

Dr. D. P. Pattanayak & Protege Subrat Prusty summoned to answer charges under Criminal Justice System

Bhubaneswar Bureau Former Founder Director of Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore and Retd. Additional Secretary, Ministry of Human Resources Development, Government of India, Dr. Debi Prasanna Pattanayak, decorated with Civilian Award Padmashree, has been summoned to answer to charges … Read more →