Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla gave away prizes to winners of Hindi Pakhwada – 2022 on Monday. The programme was organized by Lok Sabha Secretariat in Parliament House Complex.
Congratulating the winners, Mr Birla said that Hindi Pakhwada is an occasion to celebrate the beauty of the Hindi language. He added that Hindi – as one of the two official languages of India – brings people together. Observing that linguistic distinctiveness is the foremost basis of one’s identity, Mr Birla said that linguistic diversity is India’s strength. He added that languages help people form an emotive bond with one another and help to unify the nation.