Scheduled Tribes

Nine trains cancelled, routes of 7 changed as Kurmi community stir to begin in Jharkhand today

Kurmi community has been demanding the inclusion of their community in the list of Scheduled Tribes and Kurmali language in the eighth schedule of the Constitution for a long time. 

published on : 20th September 2023

TN SC/ST commission: Take action on caste atrocities reported in newspapers

Officials were instructed to prepare reports without any delay, take necessary action on caste atrocities reported in newspapers, and help courts in speedy trial of atrocity cases.

published on : 9th September 2023

Election Commission's Assam delimitation order comes into force

It also revised the nomenclature of 19 assembly constituencies and a parliamentary constituency.

published on : 16th August 2023

‘Unnathi’ scholarships: Jump in SC/ST students taking up studies abroad

Overseas Development and Employment Promotion Consultants will arrange visa processing, air tickets and fee payments as the department will release the money directly to it.

published on : 2nd August 2023

Bill to include Hattee community of Himachal Pradesh in ST list introduced in Rajya Sabha 

He noted that with the passing of the bill, the ST population in Himachal Pradesh will go up to 5.5 lakh from 3.5 lakh currently.

published on : 26th July 2023

Migrant worker attack: NCST summons Odisha govt, DG RPF

The petitioner suggested certain short term and long term measures by the government to eradicate distress migration.

published on : 10th July 2023

Manipur High Court admits plea on ST status for Meiteis

The MTU sought modification of this part of the order as the state government is not authorised to grant ST status. The review petition will be heard again on July 5.

published on : 21st June 2023