Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir government will recommend for inclusion of Gojri language in the Eighth Schedule of the Constitution, an official has said.

"During the 33rd meeting of State Advisory Board for the Development of Gujjar-Bakerwal, it was decided to recommend the case to the Centre for its inclusion in the Eighth Schedule," board's vice chairman Bashir Ahmad Naaz said on Tuesday.

The move will help in development of the language and officers have been directed to expedite the case on priority basis, he said.

(Agencies)



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