Pak-HC to include Urdu national language in Canada: The High Payment of Pakistan in Canada has actually asked for the Canadian authorities to think about inclusion of Urdu in the listing of specific national languages and Punjabi Shahmukhi and Punjabi Gurmukhi as two different entries for native tongue for the Canadian census 2021.
In a letter dealt with to Division of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Advancement Canada, the High Compensation for Pakistan stated a great deal of significant Pakistani origin Canadians have approached the high commission to request the Canadian authorities for addition of Urdu in the checklist of private languages of Canadian census 2021 for the acknowledgment as well as party of rich cultural heritage of Pakistani beginning Canadians.
The letter noted that Urdu is the national language of Pakistan and has actually been acting as robust tool of connection and also communication in a culturally diverse national landscape of the country.
The High Commission further requested to take into consideration for future demographics, access of Punjabi Shahmukhi and Gurmukhi as separate native tongue due to the fact that both languages complied with two totally various scripts as holds true with Urdu and Hindi.
The letter ended that the Canadian census does not tape-record this distinction impacting sources which are currently assigned for the promotion of media as well as content just in Punjabi Gurmukhi used in the Indian Punjab.