Mundari is a Munda language with about two million speakers in eastern India,
Bangladesh and Nepal. It is closely related to Santali, and has no official status.
Mundari is written with the Bengali alphabet in Bangladesh and
in the India state of West Bengal. In the India states of Bihar and
Jharkhand and in Nepal the Devanagari script is used. Christian speakers
of Mundari in northeastern states of India write it with the Latin
alphabet, and it is written with the Oriya alphabet in the Indian
state of Orissa.