Where on earth do they speak Balti?

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Language: Balti
Number of speakers: 270000
Language code: bft
Alternate names: Balti, Baltistani, Bhoti of Baltistan, Bhotia of Baltistan, Sbalt, Sbalti
Where spoken: Pakistan

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Western Tibeto-Burman, Bodish, Central Bodish, Western
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in: India
  • Region: Primarily northeast Pakistan, Baltistan district, Skardu, Rondu, Shigar, Khapalu, Kharmang, and Gultari valleys. Also in India.