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Shift from Saraiki to Pashto marks shift in D.I. Khan’s culture and identity

D.I. Khan has seen a demographic shift over the past two decades, as Pashtuns from border regions turn further inland to escape terrorism. With Pashto speakers now slowly becoming the majority, Saraikis fear their language may be dying out.