Official Language



Article 343-351

The Official Language of the Union shall be Hindi in Devanagari Script but the form of numericals to be used for the official purposes of Union shall be the international form of Indian numeriacals [Article 343 (1)].

The Official Language of the Union shall be the official language for communication between one State and other and between a State and the Union [Article 346].

Article 345 provides that the Legislature of a State may by law adopt any one or more of the languages in use in the State.

Article 344 provides for the appointment of a Commission on official language.