|Place of birth||Lakhapur, Kutch|
|Country of birth||India|
|Place of longest stay||Kutch|
|Profession or occupation Profession or occupation carried out for the longest period in life||Business|
Born in Lakhapur, Kutch
Bunder Kassim, a successful merchant whose trade ploughed between Arabia and Somalia.
He was so highly regarded that a Somalian coastline bears his name.
Originally a Hindu, Bunder embraced the Muslim faith and adopted the Islamic name “Kassim”