Awadhi people

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The Awadhi (or Avadhi) people are an Indo-Aryan ethno-linguistic group who speak the Awadhi dialect of Hindustani and reside in the Awadh region of Uttar Pradesh, India and some adjoining regions of the Terai in Nepal,[1] and in addition 1.9 per cent of Nepalis are Awadhi-speakers.[2] Awadhi people can be found throughout the world, most notably in the Caribbean, South Africa, Mauritius, and Fiji.