Locals used to visit the deceased, who were suspected of performing witchcraft, with the belief that they could cure diseases, SP Anjani Kumar Jha said.
She also said that the blood test of the kids admitted to the Sathy hospital indicated that they only had fever.
The incident came to light during a regular health check-up when the nurse found the girl, residing in Girl’s Educational Complex of Rangaparu, to be four months pregnant.
Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao makes the promise as rift between podu farmers and officials has been widening.
The constable Anjan Pradhan had allegedly assaulted the tribal woman after making her sign a stamp paper for sale of her land.
Meenakshi Boddodi was the first postgraduate from Koraga community, a particularly vulnerable tribe.
In a recent consultation meeting among the Department of Labour and other stakeholder departments, a draft of the aforementioned action plan was mooted and discussed.
Jharkhand has ten such communities demanding the status while Tamil Nadu and Madhya Pradesh have eight pending proposals each, according to the data.
Funds meant for poor tribals in Jungle Mahal are source of quick money for TMC leaders.
Mescom had carried out a survey to electrify the colony by drawing power lines through the forest land but the forest department did not allow the works to be carried out.
According to tribal rights activists claim around 30,000 people, who fled Chhattisgarh due to Maoist violence, are living in 248 settlements in the forests of Odisha, Andhra Pradesh, and Telangana.
As per traditions, the servitors bathed the deities early in the morning and later, devotees pulled the chariot of the Trinity to Mausima temple located one km away from the village.
Around 350 such internally displaced persons from AP, Telangana and Odisha assembled here to raise their demands.
The HC questioned the forest department how they could evict Adivasis and keep them in a timber depot without having proper rehabilitation mechanism to displaced persons.
The government has directed the Dantewada district collector to probe the complaint on the alleged “fake” Gram Sabha held in 2014 at Hiroli village giving clearance to the project.