In new 20 schools in the state have been approved to introduce Kokborok language as a subject from the next academic year.
These include schools in various districts of the state.
Of these, there are 3 schools each in West Tripura, Sepahijla, Khowai and Gomsti districts and 2 schools each in South Tripura, Unakoti, North Tripura and Dhalai districts.
Kokborok language will be taught as a subject from the next academic year 2024-25 in these new 20 schools under the initiative of the Department of Education.
Director of Kakbarak and Other Minority Languages Department Dasarath Debbarma said this in a statement.