When was the Official Languages Act passed?
Correct Answer : a ) 1963Explanation :
Official Languages Act was passed in 1963. Section 3 of the Act came into force on the 26th day of January 1965. Section 3 states that the English Language will be continued for official purposes of the Union and for use in Parliament.
An Act to provide for the languages which may be used for the official purposes of the Union, for the transaction of business in Parliament, for Centre and State, Acts, and for certain purposes in High Courts.
Article 343(1) states that the official language of the Union shall be Hindi in Devanagari script. The form of numerals to be used for the official purposes of the Union shall be the international form of Indian numerals
Hence, option (a) is correct.