Languages spoken in Hunza

The two main languages of the area are Wakhi and Burushaski.
Burushaski speakers probably once inhabited the entire Gilgit area. Actually , the Tibetans in the seventh century refers to the whole area as “Bruza” and to the people as Burushos.
Wakhi speakers have migrated from Tajikistan. But Urdu and English are also spoken and understood by a no. of people.

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