‘Tutor’ to promote Maithali language worldwide

Janakpurdham, 30  Sept 

An engineer has developed an App named ‘Tutor’ to promote Maithali language and its script. Maithali, one of the ancient languages widely spoken in Nepal and India, is one among the 129 languages spoken in Nepal.

Abhinav Jha, a graduate in network engineering, developed the App to promote the language that was popularized in the 14th century by poet Vidyapati. A resident of Rajbiraj Municipality in Saptari district, Jha shared that he utilized his free time during the lockdown and made the App utilizing his knowledge and skills.

According to him, anyone could easily learn Maithali language through the newly launched Tutor App. Jha further explained, “Immense love towards my mother tongue and the unyielding encouragement and support from my family enabled me to develop this App.”

The App also offers insight into how the language came into existence besides giving tutorial for Maithali language in fie chapter. The App was developed using audio, video, graphics and animation and it took Jha a fortnight to prepare it. Anyone interested to learn the language could download it from Google store for free.