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Recognition Of Bangla As An Official Language Of The United Nations

EDM number 1341 in 2010-12, proposed by Roger Godsiff on 25/01/2011.
Categorised under the topic of United Nations.

That this House welcomes the ongoing campaign initiated by Bangladeshis in the United Kingdom to have Bangla, which is the fifth most spoken language in the world, recognised as an official language of the United Nations; and calls on the Government to give its support to this proposal.

This motion has been signed by a total of 14 MPs.

Roger Godsiff25/01/2011Birmingham, Hall GreenLabourProposed
Jeremy Corbyn25/01/2011Islington NorthLabourSeconded
Peter Bottomley25/01/2011Worthing WestConservativeSeconded
Andrew George25/01/2011St IvesLiberal DemocratSeconded
John Leech26/01/2011Manchester, WithingtonLiberal DemocratSeconded
Stephen Williams26/01/2011Bristol WestLiberal DemocratSeconded
John McDonnell26/01/2011Hayes and HarlingtonLabourSigned
Martin Caton26/01/2011GowerLabourSigned
Kelvin Hopkins31/01/2011Luton NorthLabourSigned
Mike Hancock31/01/2011Portsmouth SouthLiberal DemocratSigned
John Hemming31/01/2011Birmingham, YardleyLiberal DemocratSigned
Marsha Singh01/02/2011Bradford WestLabourSigned
Stephen Hepburn02/02/2011JarrowLabourSigned
Alasdair McDonnell03/02/2011Belfast SouthSocial Democratic and Labour PartySigned

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