L1 users: 290 (2011 census).
Kosi zone: Dhankuta district, Pakhribas VDC, above Mugakhola headwaters.
7 (Shifting). Language of recognized indigenous nationality: Rai.
None known. The language spoken by the Phangduwali people is well-understood by Mugali [lmh] people and vice versa except for a few lexical items and accents.
SOV; postpositions; 23 consonant and 5 vowel phonemes.