Languages of the NE->Bori

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The Boris are a distinct tribe of Arunachal Pradesh.

Geographical Location

They occupy the areas on the banks of the Syom river and the Sike rivers. The Layur range in the east, Pari range of mountains in the west and Tungkhar range to the north also surrounds their area. Their principal villages are Yiyo, Dupu, Payum, Pame, Gasheng, Gameng, Bogu and Mega. 

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 H.M. Bareh:  “Encyclopedia of North-East India” Mittal Publications. New Delhi.