The Munda people are an Austroasiatic speaking ethnic group of India. They predominantly speak the Mundari language as their native language, which belongs to the Munda subgroup of Austroasiatic languages. The Munda are found in the northern areas of east India concentrated in the states of JharkhandBiharOdisha and West Bengal. The Munda also reside in adjacent areas of Chhattisgarh as well as in Shirajganj, Shundarban, Dinajpur etc  of Bangladesh. They are hindu and speakes in Munda languages. Appx 15,000 Munda Peoples live in Bangladesh.