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Indo-Aryan language mainly spoken in Bangladesh and India

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Bengali language: Indo-Aryan language mainly spoken in Bangladesh and India
Bengali, also known by its endonym Bangla, is an Indo-Aryan language and is the lingua franca of the Bengal region of the Indian subcontinent. It is the most widely spoken language of Bangladesh and the second most widely spoken of the 22 scheduled languages of India, after Hindi. With approximately 228 million native speakers and another 37 million as second language speakers, Bengali is the fifth most-spoken native language and the sixth most spoken language by total number of speakers in the world.

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TMC pitches for Mamata as PM, & another Bengali who almost became PM | Oneindia News [Video]

TMC pitches for Mamata as PM, & another Bengali who almost became PM | Oneindia News

#BengaliPrimeMinister was trending on twitter Monday night, with the Trinamool Congress making it clear the West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee has national ambitions. This is not the first time ofcourse..

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‘Mamata ji doesn’t represent Bengali culture’: JP Nadda on Bengal violence [Video]

‘Mamata ji doesn’t represent Bengali culture’: JP Nadda on Bengal violence

BJP chief JP Nadda met violence-affected BJP workers in West Bengal on May 4. He met the family of party worker who was allegedly killed in post-poll violence in Beliaghata, Kolkata. West Bengal BJP..

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