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Indian States That Have Hindi as an Official Language

The Constitution of India designates the official language of the Government of India as Hindi written in the Devanagari script, as well as English. Indian States have the liberty and powers to specify their own official language(s) through legislation but only from the languages listed in the eighth Schedule of the Constitution. Here, we are giving the list of Indian States That Have Hindi as an Official Language which will enhance the general knowledge of the readers.
Sep 20, 2017 18:05 IST
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The Constitution of India designates the official language of the Government of India as Hindi written in the Devanagari script, as well as English. Indian States have the liberty and powers to specify their own official language(s) through legislation but only from the languages listed in the eighth Schedule of the Constitution. Here, we are giving the list of Indian States That Have Hindi as an Official Language which will enhance the general knowledge of the readers.

Hindi as Official Language

List of Indian States That Have Hindi as an Official Language

State

Official language(s)

Additional official language(s)

Bihar

Hindi

Urdu

Chhattisgarh

Hindi

-

Gujarat

Gujarati

Hindi

Haryana

Hindi

Punjabi

Himachal Pradesh

Hindi

English

Jharkhand

Hindi

Urdu

Madhya Pradesh

Hindi

-

Mizoram

Mizo, English and Hindi

-

Rajasthan

Hindi

English

Uttar Pradesh

Hindi

Urdu

Uttarakhand

Hindi

Sanskrit

West Bengal

Bengali

Nepali, Hindi, Kamtapuri, Kurukh and Urdu (specific areas)

In the above list of Indian States That Have Hindi as an Official Language is very useful for the general awareness.

Official Language in Indian Constitution