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Mukha-Dora

A language of India

ISO 639-3mmk

Population  29,700 (1991 census).
Region  Andhra Pradesh, Vishakhapatnam, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram districts.
Alternate names   Conta-Reddi, Mukha Dhora, Nooka Dora, Nuka-Dora, Reddi, Reddi-Dora, Riddi
Classification  Dravidian, South-Central, Gondi-Kui, Konda-Kui, Konda
Language use  Also use Adivasi Oriya [ort].
Language development  Literacy rate in L2: 34%–42% for Scheduled Tribes in Vishakhapatnam, Srikakulam, Vizianagaram districts.
Comments  A Scheduled Tribe. Reportedly they speak Telugu [tel] as L1 (Singh 1994). Live scattered in Adivasi Oriya also. Swidden agriculturalists. Hindu, syncretism with traditional religion.
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