People who are from or are native
, India. Usually
applies to techies, students, and others who have lived and worked in the city, not professionals who have been transferred there for a short time (i.e. a year).
Bangaloreans needn't be native to the state
(Karnataka), native to southern India
or ethnically Indian
are generally laidback and easy-going, affluent and pretty friendly, and are considered to be among
in southern India. Some are apt to use Indian slang (1.), especially from
South Indian languages. Many young Bangaloreans
also enjoy eating out a late night dhabas (roadside food stalls, of a sort), which usually serves professionals/college students working
late or people
leaving nightclubs but reluctant to go straight home.