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Population

Saraiki, Wed, 2016-01-13 05:59
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More than 80 million people speak Saraiki as L2. see http://siraiki.blogspot.com/2013/12/saraiki-language.html

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Dialects

Saraiki, Wed, 2016-01-13 05:53
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Dialects
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Until recently it was considered a dialect of Panjabi. This sentence be removed.

L2

Saraiki, Fri, 2015-12-11 10:40
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The L1 as well as L2 of Saraiki be written.

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Saraiki in Haryana

Saraiki, Fri, 2015-12-11 10:28
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In India district Fazilka, Punjab and district Sriganganagar Rajputana are also Saraiki. In these two districts Saraiki is native language. In Sirsa and Fatehabad Haryana more than 50% people are Saraiki. In punjab, Haryana and Dehli Saraiki are more than 20% of population.

Editorial Action

We will add the Sirsa and Fatehabad districts of Haryana in India to the region statement for Saraiki [skr] in India for the 19th edition.

Population

Saraiki, Sat, 2015-10-10 06:39
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Shackle (2001) claims however that Siraiki is the language of approximately 40 million people but according to the Siraiki researchers and activists the actual number of Siraiki speakers is far higher. see: http://webcache.googleusercontent.com/search?q=cache:09mFNWt-hnYJ:nacomm...

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Saraiki in india

Saraiki, Sun, 2015-10-04 10:44
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in India there were more than 10 million saraiki see https://books.google.com.pk/books?id=H71jAAAAMAAJ&dq=speakers+of+saraiki...

Editorial Action

We will add these locations for Saraiki in India for the 19th edition.

Saraiki in Sindh and Balochistan

Saraiki, Sat, 2015-09-12 06:21
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In Balochistan Saraiki is the native language in Rarasham , Darug District Mosakheel, District Barkhan, Kachhi District, Jaffarabad District, Jhal Magsi District, Lehri District, Nasirabad District, Sohbatpur District. In Sindh Saraiki is native language in 11 districts such as: Ghotki District, Khairpur District, Naushahro Feroze District, Shaheed Benazir Abad District, Sukkur District, Jacobabad District, Kashmore District, Larkana District, Qamber Shahdadkot District, Shikarpur District and Dadu District. In these all regions Saraiki are about more than 40%.

Editorial Action

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Population

Saraiki, Sun, 2015-07-05 05:07
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Govt of Pakistan is not conducting census. According to the Census of Pakistan in 1998 the Population of Saraiki Region was 40 million, where the total population of Pakistan was 135 million. To day the population of Saraiki Region is 60 million. The non-Saraiki in Saraiki Region are equal to the Saraiki People in Punjabi region. So there are 60 million Saraiki people. In Sindh there are 20 million Saraiki people. Hence in Pakistan the Saraiki people are more than 80 million. If we count other dialects similar to Saraiki this Population may cross 100 million. According to a Hindko website there are 12 Crore Saraiki. saraiki-hindko-conference-a-rportage/ According to a letter No 20-/R&D/09 dated 20-01-2010, of Higher Education Commission of Pakistan, Islamabad. The number speaker of Saraiki Language are more than 120 Millions. Combining all the sources in Pakistan 40% people are Saraiki. see http://siraiki.blogspot.com/2013/12/saraiki-language.html

Editorial Action

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Add Country

Saraiki, Fri, 2015-06-19 10:47
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Saraiki is also language of UK as shown in the UK ethno. Saraiki also language of Afghanistan See http://joshuaproject.net/people_groups/16239/AF. and other related countries be added.

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Alternate Names

Saraiki, Thu, 2015-06-18 10:03
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Alternate Names
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Bahawalpuri, Multani, Riasiti, Siraiki are not alternate names. So these be deleted.

Editorial Action

Duplicate names were removed for Saraiki [skr] in Pakistan and India for the 19th edition.

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