As per a report by the horticulture department, about 174 tonnes of vegetables, onions and potatoes are produced every year covering around 18000 hectares of land.
Affected villagers of the block submitted a charter of demands to be met prior to the functioning of the mines.
Besides promoting community-based eco-tourism, these societies also generate income for its members.
The plasters are peeling off the walls and ceiling; the roof is damp and discoloured due to seepage in the rainy season.
The commitment and resolve shown by tribals of a hilltop village in the district serves as a motivation to others to strive for rural development.
This year, the tribal farmers have a reason to cheer: the custard apple yield is very good. However, due to Covid-19, traders are not buying the fruit from the tribal farmers.
Malkangiri tribal development agency in Odisha left red-faced after contractor list revealed political bias
The Integrated Tribal Development Agency (ITDA) of Malkangiri found itself at the centre of a controversy after a purported list of development works hit the social media.