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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.
Making it clear that any inclusion in or exclusion from the list of Scheduled Tribes can be made only by Parliament, a division bench of the High Court has dismissed a petition, urging the court.
Employees from Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe have questioned the move and are planning to stage a protest on July 4 at Freedom Park.
Addressing them at a private institute on Delhi-Meerut road, he said the two governments are also dedicated to the welfare of the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes.
However, murders and rapes against members of the two weaker sections showed an overall increase of 10 percent and 12 percent respectively.
Kerala: Adivasi victims of crime not compensated since 2014, officers say delay in providing monetary relief taking a toll on conviction rate
The delay in paying relief is having a direct bearing on the conviction rate as the poor witnesses are turning hostile during the trial, said an officer.