Flouting laws under the guise of “love of language”

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Though it is illegal to have licence number plates only in Kannada (or any regional language), people routinely flout this rule, and cite their love for Kannada as a reason to have number plates in Kannada alone. It would be more credible if they had number plates in both Kannada and English; with only Kannada numerals, the doubt arises that it is being done to prevent anyone taking down the number in case of an accident!


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About Deepa Mohan 768 Articles
Deepa Mohan is a freelance writer and avid naturalist.