Munda people

Munda people

About Munda people

The Munda are tribal people of the Chota Nagpur Plateau region. They are found across Jharkhand, Bihar, West Bengal, Chhattisgarh, Orissa and Assam states of India, and into parts of Bangladesh. Their language is Mundari, which belongs to the Munda subgroup of the Austro-Asiatic language family. There are estimated to be two million Munda people. Many Munda choose to write 'Munda' in place of their surname. There are also group of Munda families who are called Sing Munda.'

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