Where on earth do they speak Garo?

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Language: Garo
Number of speakers: 889000
Language code: grt
Alternate names: Garo, Garrow, Mande, Mandi
Where spoken: Bangladesh, India

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  • Language classification: Sino-Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Sal, Bodo-Garo-Northern Naga, Bodo-Koch, Bodo-Garo, Garo
  • Dialects: A'beng, A'bengya, A'chick, A'chik, A'we, Abeng, Achik, Am'beng, Brak, Chibok, Chisak, Dacca, Dual, Ganching, Kamrup, Matchi
  • Also spoken in:
  • Region: Meghalaya, Garo Hills district; West Assam, Goalpara, Kamrup, and Karbi Anglong districts; Nagaland, Kohima district; Tripura, South Tripura district, Udaipur subdivision; North Tripura district, Kamalpur, Kailasahar subdivisions; West Tripura district, Sadar subdivision; West Bengal, Jalpaiguri and Koch Bihar districts. Also in Bangladesh.