Amritsar, November 8, 2023: As per media reports, To promote Punjabi language, the Punjab Government would hold an online International Punjabi Language Olympiad on December 9 and 10.
According to the news published in The Tribune, students up to grade IX could participate in the Olympiad. The exam would be open for students residing in India, USA, Australia, Europe and other countries.
Punjab Education and Language Minister Harjot Singh Bains, in a letter issued to the Education Department today, stated that people from Punjab had settled in different countries in search of better employment opportunities, but the next generation was not fully aware of their own language.
According to the letter issued by the state government, registration for Olympiad could be done on the Punjab School Education Board website.