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Less than 10 percent of Pakistani languages are healthy

18 May 2013

One of the issues discussed at the First International Kashmir Conference on Linguistics 2013 is the decline of languages in Pakistan. Themed “Endangered Languages in Asia,” the conference was held on 15-16 May.

According to the Ethnologue, 12 of the 72 Pakistani languages are in trouble or dying.

Read more in “Conference on linguists: South Asian languages fading out: experts.”