Bijori

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A language of India

Alternate Names
Binjhia, Birijia, Birjia, Brijia, Burja
Population

25,000 (1998 Gospel Recordings Network).

Location

Jharkhand, Cowerdaga, and Ranchi districts; West Bengal, Darjeeling and Jalpaiguri districts; Madhya Pradesh; Odisha.

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Language Status

6a (Vigorous).

Language Use

Also use Hindi [hin].

Language Development
Literacy rate in L2: 10% Hindi.
Other Comments

A Scheduled Tribe. Ethnic group called Birjia. Hindu, Christian.