Vice President Venkaiah Naidu hails KCR’s decision

In a tweet, the Vice President appreciated the Chief Minister’s decision and asked other States to follow suit and encourage their respective languages.

By Author   |   Published: 13th Sep 2017   7:01 pm Updated: 13th Sep 2017   7:09 pm
Venkaiah Naidu
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Hyderabad: Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao’s decision to make Telugu a mandatory subject in all government and private schools from next academic year has come in for praise from Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu.

In a tweet, the Vice President appreciated the Chief Minister’s decision and asked other States to follow suit and encourage their respective languages. He also congratulated Chandrashekhar Rao for giving the much needed boost to Telugu language.

The Chief Minister had on Tuesday announced the decision during a review meeting on World Telugu conference arrangements.