Mog people

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The Mog are the Arakanese descendants who live in the Indian state of Tripura since the Arakan kingdom's control over Tripura in the 16th centuries. Arakanese descendants living in present-day Bangladesh are known as Magh or Marma people.

In 1951 they numbered 3,789; and by 1971 there were 13,273 Mog in Tripura.[1] In 2010, its population is estimated to be 32,000. [2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gan-Chaudhuri, Jagadis. Tripura: The Land and its People. (Delhi: Leeladevi Publications, 1980) p. 10
  2. ^ "Rakhine people in India". Retrieved 2010-07-22.