On September 14 every year, National Hindi Diwas is observed to celebrate the importance of Hindi language. The central government organizes various events and programs on this day highlighting the importance of Hindi language.
Also, various private organizations also celebrate the day trying to bring to the forefront of the beauty of Hindu. The constituent Assembly on September 14, 1949, adopted Hindi written in Devanagari script as the official language of the Republic of India.
Some of the well-known people who debated for the creation of the day in the Parliament include Beohar Rajendra Simha along with Hazari Prasad Dwivedi, Kaka Kalelkar, Maithili Sharan Gupt, and Seth Govind Das.
While some of the people confuse National Hindi Diwas with World Hindi Day which is celebrated on January 10 every year. World Hindi Day also marks the anniversary of first World Hindi Conference which was held in 1975.
In 2017, Union Minister Harsh Vardhan said that Hindi is the fourth language if the world. Hindi is spoken by 250 million people as the original language.