Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday witnessed a demonstration by the AICTE officials on a unique tool that translates English language content into 11 different Indian languages. The presentation on the AICTE Translation Automation Artificial Intelligence Tool was made by AICTE Chairman, Professor Anil D. Sahasrabudhe and AICTE Chief Coordinating Officer Dr. Buddha Chandrasekhar at Up-Rashtrapati Nivas. The tool translates English language online courses into – Hindi, Bengali, Marathi, Telugu, Tamil, Gujarati, Kannada, Malayalam, Punjabi, Assamese and Odia.
Explaining about the salient features of the tool, Dr. Buddha Chandrasekhar said, the tool is capable of translating complex formulae, English books, research journals, Government documents and English videos.
The Vice President complimented the AICTE team for developing this innovative tool. He said, it was his dream to see the content of various technical and professional courses in Indian languages. He said, it will benefit many students as they will be able to access a wide range of material in Indian languages.