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OUP launches English-English Assamese dictionary

Press Trust of India  |  Guwahati 

The Oxford University Press (OUP) has launched Compact English-English Assamese dictionary here.

The dictionary, launched here yesterday, is an addition to OUP's 23 existing bilingual dictionaries in Indian languages.

Speaking on the occasion, OUP business head higher education, trade and professional learning Paras Bansal said the launch is a significant milestone as has a large young population eager to improve their proficiency in english language.

Padmashri award winning journalist DN Bezbaruah, Sahitya Akademi award winning author and former state Harekrishna Deka, Chairman of Higher Secondary Education Council Dayananda Borgohain, and Higher Secondary Education Council secretary Simanta Kumar Das were present at the launch.

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Thu, June 15 2017. 12:32 IST