Rajya Sabha members can speak in  22 languages from upcoming Monsoon Session

Rajya Sabha members can speak in  22 languages from upcoming Monsoon Session

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu said that simultaneous interpretation facility was added yesterday in five more languages-  Dogri, Kashmiri, Konkani, Santhali and Sindhi in the Upper House of  Parliament.

The Members of the Rajya Sabha can speak in any of the 22 Scheduled Languages from the Monsoon Session of Parliament beginning on the 18th of this month.

Of the 22 scheduled languages, Rajya Sabha has earlier established Simultaneous Interpretation Service for 12 languages — Assamese, Bengali, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu and Urdu.

For five languages – Bodo, Maithili, Manipuri, Marathi and Nepali, interpreters of Lok Sabha are being deployed. Mr Naidu said he has always felt that mother tongue is the natural medium to convey our feelings and thoughts without any retention.

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