According to sources, the panchayat has over 3,450 votes, mostly tribals. There are just seven persons belonging to SC communities (2011 census).
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NCST's 2020 report had observed that all displaced families have not received alternative agricultural land, some were given agriculturally unfit land over 100 km away from land given for residence.
Owing to the lack of certificate, several parents refrain from sending their children to schools after Class 9 and youth are finding it difficult to get jobs, despite having a degree.
The Scheduled Tribe group accounts for 9.4 per cent of the population and is the poorest, with 65 million of the 129 million people living in multidimensional poverty, the report said.
In a video that was widely circulated on social media, Parameswari is seen beating Ramakrishnan with her footwear.
Kuravar community claims it is the actual indigenous tribe of TN, not Narikkoravars
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The top court noted that in its earlier order, the state governments were directed to finalise the issues which are peculiar to them so that court can proceed in the matter.
The DMK government is set to pass a Bill to establish a State commission for the welfare of Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes.
The Additional Sessions Judge was also apprised that the complainant had approached the Delhi High Court but all the petitions were dismissed.
The plasters are peeling off the walls and ceiling; the roof is damp and discoloured due to seepage in the rainy season.
RSP has already provided a ready-to-use building infrastructure while NSTFDC is entrusted with bearing the recurring expenditure of the centre.
With the State budget around the corner, stakeholders and community members have put forth various demands, some old and some new
Puducherry: Reservation of Backward Classes, ST candidates for local body elections to be drawn on August 13
The State Election Commission, is engaged in the preparatory works related to the conduct of Civic Elections to Local Bodies in the U.T. of Puducherry.