List of Other Backward Classes in West Bengal

As on 07 10 2017
SL More Backward (Category A) SL Backward (Category B)
1 Abdal (Muslim) 1 Adaldar (Muslim)
2 Atta (Muslim) 2 Akunji/Akan/Akhan (Muslim)
3 Baidya Muslim 3 Bag (Muslim)
4 Basni/ Bosni (Muslim) 4 Bagani (Muslim)
5 Bayen (Muslim) 5 Baishya Kapali
6 Beldar Muslim 6 Bansi Barman
7 Bepari /Byapari Muslim 7 Baradi (Muslim)
8 Bhangi (Muslim) 8 Barujibi, Barui
9 Bhatia Muslim 9 Betkar (Bentkar)
10 Bhuiya/Bhunya (Muslim) 10 Bhandari (Muslim)
11 Borah /Bara /Bora (Muslim) 11 Bhar
12 Chowduli (Muslim) 12 Bharbhuja
13 Dhanuk 13 Bhujel
14 Dhatri/Dai/Dhaity (Muslim) 14 Bungchheng
15 Dhukre (Muslim) 15 Chaprashi (Muslim)
16 Dhunia 16 Chasatti (Chasa)
17 Fakir, Sain 17 Chitrakar
18 Gayen (Muslim) 18 Christians converted from Scheduled Castes
19 Gharami (Muslim) 19 Churihar
20 Ghorkhan 20 Dalai (Muslim)
21 Ghosi (Muslim) 21 Daptari (Muslim)
22 Goldar/Golder (Muslim) 22 Devanga
23 Gorey (Muslim) 23 Dewan
24 Hajjam (Muslim) 24 Dewan (Muslim)
25 Halsana (Muslim) 25 Dhabak (Muslim)
26 Hati (Muslim) 26 Dhali (Muslim)
27 Hawaikar (Muslim) 27 Dhimal
28 Hawari 28 Gangot
29 Jatuya (Muslim) 29 Gavara
30 Jogi 30 Gazi (Muslim), Par (Muslim)
31 Jolah (Ansari-Momin) 31 Goala, Gope (Pallav Gope, Ballav Gope, Yadav Gope, Gope, Ahir and Yadav)
32 Kalwar 32 Gurung
33 Kan (Muslim) 33 Hele /Halia /Chasi-Kaibartta
34 Kasai 34 Hoseni Goyala (Muslim)
35 Kayal (Muslim) 35 Kahar
36 Khajonkriya /Khajankriya (Muslim) 36 Kalal/Iraqi
37 Khandait 37 Kansari
38 Khansama 38 Kapali
39 Khondekar/Khonkar (Muslim) 39 Karani
40 Khotta Muslim 40 Karmakar
41 Kosta /Kostha 41 Katha (Muslim)
42 Lakhera /Laahera 42 Kazi/Kaji/Quazi/Quaji (Muslim)
43 Mahaldar (Muslim) 43 Keori /Koiri
44 Mai Muslim 44 Khalashi (Muslim)
45 Majhi/ Patni Muslim 45 Khan (Muslim)
46 Mallick 46 Khen
47 Midde 47 Kichni (Muslim)
48 Muchi/ Chamar Muslim 48 Kotal (Muslim)
49 Muslim Barujibi/ Barui 49 Kumbhakar, Kumar
50 Muslim Bhatiyara 50 Kurmi
51 Muslim Biswas 51 Majhi
52 Muslim Chutor Mistri 52 Malakar
53 Muslim Dafadar 53 Malita/Malitha/Malitya (Muslim)
54 Muslim Haidar 54 Mangar
55 Muslim Jamadar 55 Mistri (Muslim)
56 Muslim Kalander 56 Moira (Halwai), Modak (Halwai)
57 Muslim Laskar 57 Mouli (Muslim)
58 Muslim Mali, Faraji (Muslim) 58 Mudi/ Mehedi (Muslim)
59 Muslim Mandal 59 Mukti/ Mufti (Muslim)
60 Muslim Molla 60 Muslim Darji /Ostagar /Idrishi
61 Muslim Nehariya 61 Nagar
62 Muslim Penchi 62 Napit
63 Muslim Piyada 63 Nembang
64 Muslim Rajmistri 64 Newar
65 Muslim Sanpui/Sapui 65 Pahadia Muslim
66 Muslim Sardar 66 Paik (Muslim)
67 Naiya (Muslim) 67 Pailan (Muslim)
68 Nashya-Sekh 68 Purkait (Muslim)
69 Nikari (Muslim) 69 Rai (including Chamling)
70 Pahar (Muslim) 70 Raju
71 Patidar 71 Sadhukhan (Muslim)
72 Raptan (Muslim) 72 Sahana (Muslim)
73 Rayeen (Kunjra) 73 Sampang
74 Roniwar 74 Sana (Muslim)
75 Sekh/Seikh 75 Sarak
76 Shershabadia 76 Sarala/Sarwala (Muslim)
77 Shikari/ Sikari (Muslim) 77 Sareng (Muslim)
78 Siuli (Muslim) 78 Sarkar (Muslim)
79 Sukli 79 Satchasi
80 Tutia (Muslim) 80 Sepai (Muslim)
 81  Hazari (Muslim) 81 Shah (Shah/ Sahaji)
82 Shankakar
83 Sunuwar
84 Sutradhar
85 Swarnakar
86 Tal-Pakha Benia
87 Tamboli/ Tamali
88 Tanti, Tantubaya
89 Tarafdar (Muslim)
90 Teli, Kolu
91 Thami
92 Turha
93 Yogi, Nath

References:

No. 3182-BCW dated 12.09.2013
No. 2770-BCW dated 29.08.2014
No. 183-BCW dated 16.01.2015
No. 2102-BCW dated 01.06.2015
No. 468-BCW dated 04.02.2016
No. 773-BCW dated 26.02.2016
No. 4282-BCW dated 26.12.2016
No. 4283-BCW dated 26.12.2016
No. 1905-BCW dated 07.06.2017