15,000 Laitu (2007)|
Laitu (Laitu Chin) is a Kuki-Chin language of Burma. It is partially intelligible with Sumtu Chin. In Sittwe District, Rakhine State, Laitu is spoken in Minbya, Mrauk-U, and Myebon townships, and is also spoken in Paletwa township, Chin State.
Ethnologue lists the following dialects of Laitu. Dialects differ by stream (creek).
- Panmyaunggyi Stream (Kongtu)
- Phuntha Stream (Daaitu)
- Kanni Stream
- Yaw Stream
- Dalet Stream (Doitu, Ekai, Khulai)