L1 users: 54,400 (2000).
Konar province: west of Asadabad, Konar and Pech rivers’ valleys; Nangarhar province: Dara-I-Nur and Kuz Konar districts.
6a (Vigorous). Statutory language of national identity (2004, Constitution, Article 16(2)).
Kandak, Shemul, Aret, Shumasht, and Kordar villages belong to the Chugani people; Chalas and Kurangal are separate. Muslim.