Jumma people

Jumma people

The Jumma people is a collective term for the indigenous peoples of the Chittagong Hill Tracts region of present day Bangladesh.[1] They include the Chakma, Marma, Tripura, Tanchangya, Chak, Pankho, Mru, Murung, Bawm, Lushai, Khyang, Gurkha, Assamese, Santal, and Khumi.

References

  1. ^ Van Schendel, Willem (2001). Willem van Schendel, Erik J. Zurcher, ed. Identity Politics in Central Asia and the Muslim World. I.B.Tauris. p. 141.