Research in local languages need of hour: CHI Director

Aligarh, Jan 25 (IANS) Central Hindi Institute (CHI) N.K. Pandey said on Wednesday that Indian regional languages, including Hindi, need to be promoted and researched to bridge the vital communication gaps.

Speaking at the inauguration of Research and Literary committees of the Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), Pandey, who heads the Commission for Scientific Technical Terminology, said that Hindi and various regional languages in India are now having new branches of research in various educational and public institutions.

AMU Pro-Vice Chancellor, Brigadier S. Ahmad Ali said that it is important to have a special focus on selecting a research subject. He also pointed out that there is a need to promote Indian languages, universities and other institutions should always be forward in doing so.