first_img Chennai, Tamil Nadu News July 16 Highlights: Lunar eclipse on July 17; Puducherry CM participates in protest against hydrocarbon “We are Dravidians and have been opposing imposition of Hindi since 1930. We will continue to protect our lingustic pride,” Veeraswamy said.However, BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy protested and said that Hindi is India’s main language, how can DMK MP Veeraswamy speak against Hindi.“We are talking about Sports, where does imposition of Hindi come in…This is completely wrong,” Rudy asserted. By PTI |New Delhi | Published: July 17, 2019 7:47:47 pm Terror detentions: A locked office, and a neighbourhood left in the dark in Chennai Participating in the discussions on Demands for Grants for the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports for 2019-20 in Lok Sabha, Veeraswamy said the DMK will continue to protect Tamil speaking people’s lingustic pride.“There has been 3 attempts by the BJP-led NDA government to impose Hindi on Tamil people…We have agitated and successfully thwarted the BJP’s attempt to impose Hindi (on Tamil Nadu),” he said.DMK members T R Baalu and Dayanidhi Maran were also seen supporting Veeraswamy. Chennai, Tamil Nadu News July 17 Highlights: Suriya thanks Kamal Hassan for his support; Man falls to death at Chennai airport Advertising dmk, bjp, hindi, tamil nadu, tamil, hindi language imposition, dravidian party, india, india main language, indian express news “We are Dravidians and have been opposing imposition of Hindi since 1930. We will continue to protect our lingustic pride,” DMK member Kalanidhi Veeraswamy said. (Representational Image)DMK member Kalanidhi Veeraswamy Wednesday alleged the BJP-led NDA government attempted to impose Hindi on Tamil Nadu, which was thwarted by the Dravidian party. Related News Advertising Post Comment(s)last_img