Identify an ethnic group / community of India on the basis of the below information:
1. The members of this community are have descended from Bantu peoples from Southeast Africa
2. The forefathers of this community once ruled two kingdoms along western coast of India
3. Malik Ambar, who is regarded as the “military guru of the Marathas” belonged to this community
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] Siddi

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