Daily One Government Scheme: (14 Sep 17)

National Hindi Divas
■ The National Hindi Divas (हिंदी दिवस), an annual literary-day is observed on 14 September in Hindi speaking regions of India and other countries with  Hindi speaking population

■ Observance of this day aims to propagate Hindi language and its cultural heritage and values. It also seeks to promote Hindi as matra bhasha (mother tongue) of India and show its importance as a language in country and world at large.

■ On this occasion President Ram Nath Kovind will present the Rajbhasha awards for Year 2016-17 at Rashtrapati Bhawan.

■ The day is also celebrated in schools, colleges, offices, organizations and other enterprises with unique programs and competitions organized related  to Hindi poems, story recitations and vocabulary quizzes.

■ Hindi Divas is celebrated to mark adaptation of Hindi language as the official language of India by the Constituent Assembly of India on 14 September 1949.

■ But presently, there are 2 official languages Hindi and English