Mangaluru, Oct 3 (PTI): Beary Language Day was celebrated by the Dakshina Kannada district unit of Akhila Bharat Beary Parishat here on Saturday.
Beary or Byari is a language spoken by the Muslim communities mainly of Karnataka and some parts of north Kerala.
The founder-president of the Beary parishat P J Hussain, inaugurating the celebration, said a huge movement for the language and literature had taken place a decade ago.
Mangaluru Smart City Limited (MSCL) managing directorMuhammad Nazeer, speaking on the occasion, stressed the need for better efforts to promote the language.
He released a land registration document registered in Beary language during the celebrations.
Beary literary and cultural association president Basheer Baikampady, Kendra Beary Sahitya Parishat president D M Aslam and corporator Abdul Latif Kandak were among those present. PTI MVG NVG NVG