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India has 22 scheduled languages, 122 major languages, and around 1599 other languages. The 22 scheduled languages are: Assamese, Bengali, Bodo, Dogri, Gujarati, Hindi, Kannada, Kashmiri, Konkani, Maithili, Malayalam, Manipuri, Marathi, Nepali, Odia, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Santali, Sindhi, Tamil, Telugu, and Urdu.

89% of the Indian population speaks one of these languages. So, if you want to reach these people in their native tongue, then you need to translate your content in these languages. Here is where professional Indian language translation service comes into the picture.

Here is the list of Indian languages:

Language Native Speakers
(in millions)
Assamese 13 Assam, Arunachal Pradesh
Bengali 83 West Bengal, Tripura, Assam, Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Jharkhand
Bodo 1.4 Assam
Bhojpuri 150 Jharkhand
Dogri 2.3 Jammu & Kashmir
Gujarati 46 Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu, Gujarat
Hindi 422 Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Delhi, Himachal Pradesh, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Uttar Pradesh,and Uttarakhand
Kannada 40 Karnataka
Kashmiri 5.5 Jammu & Kashmir
Konkani 7.6 Goa
Maithili 32 Bihar
Malayalam 33 Kerala, Lakshadweep, Puducherry
Modi Script -- --
Manipuri 1.5 Manipur
Marathi 72 Maharashtra, Goa, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman & Diu
Mizo 69 Mizoram
Nepali 2.9 Sikkim, West Bengal
Oriya 33 Odisha
Punjabi 34 Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand
Sanskrit 0.01 Uttarakhand
Santali 6.5 Tribal population in Chotta Nagpur plateau (Comprising states of Bihar, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Odisha)
Tamil 61 Tamil Nadu, Andaman & Nicobar Island, Puducherry
Telugu 74 Andhra Pradesh, Telangana, Andaman & Nicobar Island, Puducherry
Urdu 70 Jammu & Kashmir, Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Delhi, Bihar, Uttar Pradesh

Need For Indian Language Translation Services

According to Slator.com, almost 150 million of India’s internet users speak local languages, and “the number of Internet users using a local language is growing at a much faster rate than those using the English language”.

Government initiatives like “Digital India” will increase the number of Indian regional language speakers online even further in the years to come. All of the new users will be seeking local language content. This calls the need for Indian language translation services.

With translations, you can easily spread your ideas and information to a wide audience. Translation services can also help businesses reach potential customers easily.

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