KOKBOROK

INTRODUCTION:- Kokborok is the mother tongue of the Borok people and their main language spoken by the indigenous people of the state. Kokborok belong to the Tibeto-Burman family and has close affinity with other language family like Bodo, Garo, Dimasa etc. 9 sub-tribe or clan of Borok community speaks this language. They are Debbarma, Reang, Jamatias, Tripura, Noatia, Kalai, Murasing, Rupini, Uchai. According to 2011 census the total population of Kokborok is 8,80,537 (23.97% of total population)

This language has a glorious cultural tradition. Its folk literature i.e folk songs, folk tale, folk lores are very rich. Kokborok got the written form in the year of 1897 as Doulot  Ahammad  a muslim scholar wrote the first Kokborok Grammar named “ KOKBOROMA”

Then Radha Mohan Thakur wrote a Grammar book in Kokborok named “ KOKBOROKMA” which was published in 1900 AD.

The publication of Kokborok Grammar book “KOKBOROKMA” written by Radha Mohan Thakur is recognized and observed by the state Government as first ever Kokborok publication.

The state Government declared Kokborok as one of the Official Language on 19th January, 1979.

In the year of 1981 Kokborok had been introduced as a medium of instruction at primary level. Presently Kokborok is being taught as language subject at 903nos. Primary schools under TTAADC area and 40  High & Higher Secondary schools under the state Government. Kokborok has been introduced in degree level as elective subject in the year of 2012 and post graduate degree at Tripura (central) University in year of 2015. 

List of High & Higher Secondary Schools where Kokborok is being taught:-

SL

NO.

HIGH SCHOOL

Mobile No.

SL

NO.

HIGHER SECONDARY SCHOOLS

Mobile No.

1

Sutarmura High School

 

1

Ratanpur HIS School

9485146460

2

Bagabil High School

 

2

Baijalbari H/S School

8258918003

3

Baramaidhan High School

 

3

Ganganagar H/S School

 

4

Darugamura High School

8014760559

4

Ampura Bazar H/S School

8974244122

5

Akhalia High School

9089909077

5

Talashikhar Rajnagar H/S School

8415054454

6

Takarjala South High School

8014018142

6

Balaram Kobra H/S School

 

7

Subalshing High School

8974912620

7

Janmijoynagar H/S School

 

8

Tamakari High school

 

8

Bishramganj H/S School

 

9

Noagao Twirajkami High School

 

9

Taibandal H/S School

 

10

K.M.R High School

9436525957

10

Karbook Panjiham H/S School

9862878066

11

Telarband High School

9612714925

11

Noabari H/S School

 

12

Darkaichharra High School

9862733867

12

Bodhjung Boys H/S School

 

13

Iswarsardar para High School

 

13

Bodhjung Girls H/S School

 

14

Ramdal Model High School

 

 

Barkathal H/S School

9436579554

15

Jampui G.T para High School

 

15

Surendranagar H/S School

 

16

Ratanpur High School

 

16

Sudhanya Debbarma

Memoriel H/S School

 

17

Kendraicharra High School

9856411975

17

Mandai Bazar H/S School

9612663869

18.

Yakhili Academy ( Private)

8731080431

18

Bijoy Kr. Girls H/S School

 

19.

SA SA Academy (Private)

9862348295

19

Chowmanu H/S School

 

20.

Donbosco High School,Kairai, ( Private)

 

20

Behelabari H/S School

 

21

Ujan Ghaniamura High school

 

21

Chandpur H/S School

81319775540

22

Tipprah Academy

9612807202

22

Bachaibari H/S School

 

23

Teliamura Eng.Medium high school

 

23

Madhuchowdhury H/S School

9856666923

24

Bishu Ch.Para high school

9089471094

24

Jirania Khola H/S School

 

25

Takarjala North High School

8974212986

25

Parakolok H/S School

9862026335

26

Chalitabri High School

 

26

Lalsingmura H/S School

9612534526

27

Jampuijala Girls High School

8414943241

27

Khumpui Academy

9436556107

28

Mayung Bekreng KP High School

9612146166

28

Rabi Kumar H/S School

 

29

Rangmala High School

9774528272

29

Sudhanya Debbarma

Memorial H/S School

8974331966

30

Thelakungbari High School

9862981687

30

Debendra Chow.Para H/S School

8974106718

31

Arjun Tk.Para High School

8731834779

 

 

 

32

Tripura Public English Medium High School

9862207623