Mali is spoken in tribal areas of Visakhapatnam,
Vizianagaram and Srikakulam districts of Andhra Pradesh
in India. According to 2001 census the Mali population
numbers just under 30,000 and is divided into seven
sub-groups: Khandya Mali, Pondra Mali, Thagoor Mali,
Kosalya Mali, Pannavi Mali, Sorukava Mali and
This is a script for Mali devised by Professor Prasanna Sree.