National Commission for Scheduled Tribes

Land woes continue to ail scheduled tribe communities in Chhattisgarh

The NCST visited villages affected due to land acquisition and met affected scheduled tribe families who were displaced.

published on : 6th November 2019

'Ladakh may be declared as tribal area under sixth schedule'

The NCST met officials from the Ministry of Home Affairs, Ministry of Law and Justice and Ministry of Tribal Affairs on Wednesday and made the recommendation.

published on : 5th September 2019

National Commission for Scheduled Tribes demands land for Chenchu tribals

Stressing on the issue of land rights, the chairperson spoke about various problems faced by the Chenchu Tribals and their longstanding demand for land.

published on : 30th August 2019

NCST meeting to decide on tribal area status for Ladakh in September

The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) will hold a meeting next week to decide if Ladakh should be declared a tribal area. 

published on : 30th August 2019

Sonbhadra clash: NCST team to visit Uttar Pradesh Monday to probe death of tribals

The team led by NCST Chairman Nand Kumar Sai will meet the family members of those killed, and police and administration officials.

published on : 19th July 2019

National Commission for Scheduled Tribes pushes for a National Tribal Day 

 The National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) has proposed that a day be earmarked as ‘National Tribal Day’.

published on : 11th July 2019