Sauria Paharia

Facts

  • Language: Sauria Paharia
  • Alternate names: Malto, Malti, Maltu, Maler, Sawriya Malto, Malatri, R├ójmahal
  • Language code: mjt
  • Language family: Dravidian, Northern (SIL classification)
  • Number of speakers: 117,000
  • Vulnerability: Vulnerable
  • Script: Bengali script. Devanagari script.

More information:

    Part of Malto ethnic group. A Scheduled Tribe. Traditional religion, Christian.

    Endangered in some locations, attributed low status.