29 (2011 census).
Gandaki Zone, north Gorkha district, Bihi VDC, Dyang, Rana, Bihi, Ghap, Chak, Kwak, and Krak villages.
Bihi, Chak, Rana. Varieties spoken in Chhak and Kwak villages are reportedly similar to each other and different from all other villages. Lexical similarity: 62%–76% among dialects, 39%–49% with Southern Ghale [ghe], 45%–61% with Northern Ghale [ghh], 18% with Gurung [gvr], 16%–23% with Tamang varieties, 13%–31% with Nubri [kte], 23%–27% with Tsum [ttz], 22%–27% with Kyerung (Kyirong) [kgy], 19%–24% with Tibetan [bod].
Referred to as thieves’ language, a mixture of nearby languages. Buddhist, Hindu.