Identify a tribe of India on the basis of the following statements:
1. The people of this tribal community predominantly live in the Western Ghats off coastal Karnataka
2. This tribe worships women and considers them a descendant of the tribe’s Tulasi Katti mythological goddess
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [A] Halakki

Halakki Vokkals are confined to the coastal talukas of Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka. They are agriculturists living on farm lands.

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