Hyderabad: Advisor to Govt. of Telangana, Mr. K.V. Ramanachari, IAS (Rtd.) told that Health Cards will be issued to the journalists in Telangana area next month. He was addressing a decennial function of Veteran Journalists’ Association yesterday. He informed that after negotiating the Govt., a decision would be taken to issue health cards to Veteran Journalists. He lamented that newspapers and TV Channels are deteriorating the standards of the language they used. He also said that they are minimizing the use of Telugu and using other languages. He said that newspapers are like backbones to the country. He advised the journalists to play an important role between the Govt. and the public.
Mr. A. Narayana, Chairman of Telangana Press Academy told that due to excessive use of English language, Telugu language is deteriorating day by day.