Where on earth do they speak Darmiya?

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Language: Darmiya
Number of speakers: 1750
Language code: drd
Alternate names: Darimiya, Darmani, Darmiya, Sauka, Saukas, Shauka, Shaukas
Where spoken: India, Nepal

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Western Tibeto-Burman, Bodish, West Himalayish, Almora
  • Dialects:
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Uttarakhand, Pithoragarh district, Darchula and Munsyari tahsils, Dhauli valley, from Tawaghat near Dharchula south to Sipoo in the north along Dhauli river. Dar, Bongling, Selachal, Nanglin, Baling, Dugtu, Saung, Baun, Philam, Datu, Gwo, Marchha, Dhakar, Sobla, and Sipoo villages.