person of low caste, usually engaged in leather work.
Member of a 'scheduled class' untouchable or outcaste whose occupation has to do with tanning leather.
Leather-workers, cobblers; a Dalit sub-caste (Uttar Pradesh) See also: Dalit, Jatav
Chamar ( from the Sanskrit Charmakara) is a prominent occupational Dalit caste in India. Also assocaited with the Madiga in South India.