Telangana tribals

Many tribal villages in Telangana lack key infra, finds study

A latest study by the Union Ministry of Tribal Affairs has ranked the performance of nine erstwhile districts of Telangana based on the infrastructure available in their tribal villages.

published on : 22nd October 2021

Tribal groups cry foul over Telangana CM’s relocation call

The activists felt that the move would not only kill the individual rights of tribals, but also their community rights.

published on : 22nd October 2021

HC notice to govt over PIL seeking facilities for Telangana tribals

The PIL stated that the Forest Department officials and police personnel were instead forcibly evicting tribals from their lands.

published on : 20th August 2021

Telangana tribals make biodegradable plates, cups with leaves

Their leaf plates have already become a big hit in both Asifabad and Mancherial districts. The villagers now manufacture about 2,000 to 2,500 plates on a daily basis.

published on : 1st August 2021

End Government-tribal clash in Telangana

Podu cultivation, in which forest land is cleared by burning to grow crops, is a means of livelihood for tribals. But the forest department has to protect the ecology and promote biodiversity.

published on : 16th July 2021

Tribals struggle to keep seasonal diseases at bay

Several villages in Agency areas of Mulugu dist do not have PHCs

published on : 6th July 2021

A race against time: Telangana district officials go all out to get tribals vaccinated

The goal is to slowly win the tribals' trust in this form of medicine and avoid adverse events which can fracture this trust, they say.

published on : 4th July 2021

Adilabad tribals struggle to get treatment

Several tribals and citizens have now come forward demanding that the government immediately call back those doctors sent to various hospitals on deputation.

published on : 21st June 2021

Telangana: Tribals isolate themselves in forests after testing positive for coronavirus

The officials convinced the patients and shifted them to the isolation centre, after arranging food and medical supplies to treat them there.

published on : 4th June 2021

Telangana: 20,000 Gottikoya tribals in peril, hunger and jobless

The Gottikoyas are not able to find work in villages as, unlike last year, all activities have come to a grinding halt after the enforcement of lockdown.

published on : 31st May 2021

'Stripped, beaten up by forest officials': Battered Nagarkurnool tribals in Telangana seek justice

While Lambadas from Amrabad staged protest at SHRC office, state Tribal welfare minister Satyavathi Rathod assured action against the responsible forest officials.

published on : 31st March 2021

Attack on tribals: Telangana Congress leader Bhatti Vikramarka seeks action against culprits

Bhatti said that residents of Chenchu Palugu tanda and Gumpanpally village in Achampet mandal of Nagarkurnool district went into the forest near Bandachelmi to collect mahua.

published on : 29th March 2021