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Chepang (Praja Bhasa)

Source: Indigenous Media Foundation (Nepal)


Native Name

Total Speakers
52,200  (2011)

Usage By Country

Chepang population is spread across Makawanpur, Dhading, Chitwan, Gorkha, Lamjung and Tanahu districts.The language of Chepang people belongs to Tibeto-Burman language family. Nearly 70 per cent of Chepang speak mother tongue. The language has no written script. The UDHR translation has been recorded in Devnagari script.

Received 8/24/2015
Posted 8/31/2015
Checked 8/24/2015