Mangaluru, Jan 21, 2016: In a bid to boost and improve Tulu language profile, about 25 students are appearing for Tulu language examination in the district during 2016. Last year 17 students appeared for the examination.
Out of 25 students, 10 are from Ramakunja English Medium School, Puttur, 11 from Pragathi English Medium School and four from Kannada Medium School. All are appearing for Tulu examination as their third language.
Government has issued orders for teaching Tulu as third language in DK and Udupi districts in the year 2010.