The Ministry of Human Resource Development has decided to take immediate steps to implement the recommendations of a committee, which it had constituted in 2018 to make a report for the promotion and protection of Maithili language and its scripts.
The committee has submitted its report to the Ministry. In the report, it has made several recommendations for the promotion and protection of the Maithili language. The report was examined in the Ministry and it has been decided to take immediate action on some of the recommendations of the committee.
Following are some of the recommendations by the committee:
• To establish a script and manuscript centre at Darbhanga in any one of the Universities namely Kameshwar Singh Sanskrit University or Lalit Narayan Mithila Unviersity.
• To ensure early completion of the work pertaining to unicode scripts of Mithilakshar by Technology Development of Indian Languages (TDIL).
• To prepare audio-visual teaching materials for teaching the Mithilakshar scripts.
To safeguard the same, the Human Resources Ministry had constituted the committee in 2018 for making a report for the promotion and protection of Maithili Language and its scripts.