Social networks witnessed a flurry of activity over the past few days as youngsters sent out tweets and updated their Facebook statuses to criticise the move: Some created online petitions, while others shared television debates that clearly articulated their point of view.
The community today has a little more than 3, members from various linguistic groups operating with a basic goal: The group constantly exchanges ideas on how to raise awareness about the need for linguistic equality. One of the things about social debate on social networking in hindi language activism is that you have to persevere. Reiterating that it is after all a justified demand, Vasant says social media has made it possible to forge a coalition with other linguistic communities.
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Youngsters debate the Hindi directive on social media on Facebook, called ' Promote Linguistic Equality: Hindi is not the National Language'.
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