- Tag results for Scheduled Tribe
The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) is all set to recommend to the Centre to come up with a special provision for the development of Scheduled Tribes (STs) through an Act.
Concerned over a large number of complaints of presentation of fake ST certificates and pendency in disposing of these cases, the NCST took up this issue in a recent commission meeting.
This communication has been issued following a request made by the state president of Praja Parivartana Vedike to the state government to waive education loans of the SC/ST students.
However, the move would be possible only if the Commission’s task force is expanded, says its chairperson Nand Kumar Sai.
While the process will continue till October 6, about 490 employees of RSP have been issued notices to show displacement document for verification with the records of the administration.
The NCST has decided to rap the Orissa government and the RSP to give tribal communities five acres of land at a token amount of Re 1 for the community to set up their place of worship.
The investigating officer has to ensure that the arrest was essential, otherwise the judicial magistrate would not send accused to judicial custody.
Uikey said these displaced tribals were waiting for their land ownership rights for decades and attributed the success to sustained efforts of the commission and district administration.
National Commission of Scheduled Tribes asks Centre to review relaxation of permits for foreigners in Andaman
The National Commission of Scheduled Tribes pointed out how videos of Jarawa tribes which showed them in poor light were put up on the Internet.
NCST has issued a no objection certificate to the Centre in considering the Arunachal Pradesh government’s proposal to amend the list of Scheduled Tribes of the State.
Police resorted to baton charge and firing blank shots in the air in Soutara under Gosaigaon area to disperse the protesters whose 'rail roko' agitation had disrupted train traffic across the state.
ST welfare department director K Revanappa told TNIE that there was no shortage of funds to implement the FRA.
Meghalaya council faces flak after passing bill stripping Khasi women of ST status if she marries a non-Khasi
Justifying the bill's approval, KHADC chief executive member HS Shylla had said mixed marriages and inadequate laws had posed a serious threat to the minority Khasi community.
The bandh volunteers hit the streets across the state and ventilated their ire by burning tyres and chanting slogans against the Centre.
During by-elections to Nanjangud and Gundlupet assembly constituencies, the BJP was under pressure from the communities to accord ST tag to them.