Tribal Eviction

Telangana HC directs State to not evict tribals from Mahabubabad forests

Petitioners’ counsel Raj Kumar urged the court to issue directions to the authorities to constitute gram sabha as provided in the Act to identify the forest dwelling tribals in the gram panchayats.

published on : 21st June 2019

Tribal eviction: Apex court order an opportunity to review process

The Forest Rights were conferred on the tribal communities in 2006 itself.

published on : 10th March 2019

Tribal eviction: 99 per cent of Thiruvananthapuram's forest dwellers unaware about developments

The Supreme Court order on eviction is expected to affect 894 tribal families in the state, although the district level figures are unavailable.

published on : 4th March 2019

BJP-ruled states to file review plea in SC against order on eviction of tribals: Amit Shah

Shah asserted that what the Modi government has done for the welfare of tribal people during its rule of 55 months the previous Congress dispensations could not do in 55 years.

published on : 25th February 2019

Rahul Gandhi asks Congress CMs to file review petition against SC order on tribals' eviction

In a letter to chief ministers of Madhya Pradesh, Punjab, Chhattisgarh and Rajasthan, Gandhi said in order to pre-empt large-scale evictions, they must file a review petition.

published on : 25th February 2019