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Take Bodo language to global scene

 Kokrajhar: Experts at a seminar in Kokrajhar on Tuesday strongly advocated measures to uplift the Bodo language and literature in the global scene.

Participating at a two days international seminar organized at the Central Institute of Technology(CIT) in Kokrajhar on Tuesday  the scholars from Copenhagen University, Denmark Prof. Peter B Anderson, Professor of the University of Sydney Dr Gwendolyn Hyslop, noted historian from Kolkata Hiracharan Narzinary presented papers highlighting the developmental aspects of the Bodo language in coming days.

 

 

Over hundred participants from different colleges and varsities participated the seminar where the organizers hoped that the seminar and discussion on the Bodo language involving internationally figured scholars will be fruitful to the uplift of Bodo language, literature and culture in the world.

 

“We must organise such international programmes in the coming days to create awareness and social integration,” Borgoyary said.

 

General Secretary of the Bodo Sahitya Sabha Prasanto Boro told that the event has been emphasized to explore linguistic aspects of Bodos in coming days. He said that British administrator and Christian missionaries contributed lots towards uplift of Bodo language.

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