sounds like KOTHARI (in hindi it means an enclosed room) -- where people with common purposes meet.
When Michael Jackson Died, TIMES NOW flashed a news: COTORIE KILLED MJ; i.e. A small group of close people presurrizes MJ to perform against his wish and thus killed him
cot+ erie ; on cot only small group with common interests sleep together
KUTRI(female dog)....A SMALL GROUP of dogs is always present near a female dog especially during the mating season....
coterie => snds like ROTARY;so group that meets socially