Udhagamandalam: The Cordite Factory at Aruvankadu near here will host the South Zone Rajbhasha Conference on October 15 and 16.
Factory sources told The Hindu here on Tuesday that the Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Shakeel Ahmad would inaugurate the conference.
About 500 delegates including heads of various central government departments are expected to participate in the programme, the sources said.
Dr.Ahmad, will distribute prizes to Central Government offices, nationalized banks, public undertakings and autonomous bodies for outstanding work that had been done in the field of official language implementation.
— Special Correspondent