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|Christian Adherents:||0.00 %|
|Online Audio NT:||No|
|People Cluster:||South Asia Dalit - other|
|Affinity Bloc:||South Asian Peoples|
The Kotal are a scheduled caste who live in West Bengal and are also called Kotwal. The word Kotwal means watchman or guard. They speak in Bengali. They are not vegetarian. Hinduism is their religion.
The Kotal are mostly landless and work in agriculture. Some of them work for the government and in industry. Animal husbandry is another source of income for them. Women help too. They have a low literacy level, so the gospel will need to be given in oral form also. They make use of health centers and use government loans to buy farm animals and for some to buy rickshaws to help them make a living.
A few of the Kotal live in Tripura also.
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