AAP led Delhi government has appointed former municipal councillor and current member of Delhi Tamil Sangam N Raja as the vice-chairman of the Tamil academy. It has been decided to set up an academy by the Delhi government to promote Tamil language and culture. The Tamil Academy under the Department of Art, Culture and Language of the city government, under the leadership of Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia, was notified on Sunday.
Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami thanked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for the initiative of the Tamil academy through Twitter. Sharing his Tweet, the Delhi Chief Minister wrote in Tamil on his Twitter space, “We Indians have been celebrating unity in diversity and it is our responsibility to protect it. Hail Tamil”.
பன்முகத்தன்மையில் ஒற்றுமை என்பது நம் நாட்டின் பெருமை, அதை பாதுகாப்பது நமது கடமை. வாழ்க தமிழ்!— Arvind Kejriwal (@ArvindKejriwal)
As far as the Tamil academy is concerned, the Delhi government has appointed former municipal councillor and current member of Delhi Tamil Sangam N Raja as the vice-chairman of the academy, the Delhi government said in a statement. The newly set-up academy will soon be allocated an office space with all the necessary infrastructure, the Delhi government statement said.