Is Hindi national language? Bombay High Court says 'yes' to reject bail plea; Telugu accused moves Supreme Court

The accused sought bail claiming that the Anti-Narcotics Cell had informed him of his statutory rights in Hindi, though he was conversant only in Telugu.
Hindi with Bombay High Court and Supreme Court
Hindi with Bombay High Court and Supreme Court

Is Hindi the national language of India? This is one of the issues raised in a bail plea filed before the Supreme Court by a Telugu speaker challenging an observation by Bombay High Court in this regard [Gangam Sudhir Kumar Reddy v. State of Maharashtra]

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