In an interview with an entertainment portal, Jaaved said that he was also under the impression that Hindi is our national language. He said that he read about it and looked for our national language. It was then he realised that the constitution gives no language the status of a national language.
While speaking to India Today, Jaaved said that there are 22 official languages, out of which, Assamese, Bengali, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Urdu and Sindhi are the official languages. He further said that the point is about unity in diversity and it was and is the beauty of India. He said that there are so many religions but there is no national religion, there is no national language.
Earlier, celebs like Kangana Ranaut, Sonu Sood, Ram Gopal Varma, Manoj Bajpayee and others reacted to the entire episode.
On the work front, Jaaved will be seen in ‘Escaype Live’. It also features Siddharth and Waluscha De Sousa.