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Photo: Economic Times

Bengaluru Is India's Most Linguistically Diverse City, Report Says

According to the 2011 census data, Bengaluru has been found as the most linguistically diverse district with the home to 107 scheduled and non-scheduled languages, followed by Pune at second in India. The data also reveals that 44.62% of people in the city speak Kannada among the scheduled languages. Dr. Mudit Kapoor, involved in the research, said it shows where people are moving to in the country.

Fri, 03 Sep 2021 - 05:57 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

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