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Pirbhai Thawer(Born in 1865 Lalpar, Kathiawar).
Karmali was brought from India by his father and sent to Tabora to start a general goods business there. The shop was called 'Karmali Pirbhai and Co.
In 1930, Karmali closed down the Tabora enterprise and joined his father in Albertville.