|𑚡𑚔𑚮𑚣𑚭𑚥𑚯, भटियाली |
|Region||Himachal Pradesh et alia|
|24,000 (2011 census)|
Bhateali, or Bhattiyali, is a Western Pahari language of northern India. The 2011 Indian Census counted 23,970 speakers, of which 15,107 were found in Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh.
Bhateali has sometimes been counted as dialect of either Dogri or Punjabi.[dead link]
It was historically written using the Takri script.