Successive governments have made tall claims, but not much has changed in tribal villages, especially in those perched atop hills.
The news that about half of the tribal students in Tamil Nadu do not continue their studies beyond Class 10 is alarming.
Tribal Welfare School at Kongaragidda village to get new building; Collector Shashanka, other officials concerned visit the school as per KT Rama Rao’s directions
As many as 40 students from Super-60 special campus have secured seats in prestigious IITs and NITs while others got admissions in reputed engineering colleges.
These will be telecast through a local cable television channel which would enable more students to attend classes without interruption.
Tribal students in Karamadai and Periyanaickenpalayam receive uninterrupted education amidst the Covid-19 pandemic thanks to the efforts of the district administration and a non-profit organisation.
Under this scheme, 10 students will be selected every year from the Scheduled Tribes category residing in Jharkhand.
Sources said, in 2019, the administration had given land patta to nearly 215 homeless tribal families in the municipality under Odisha Land Rights to Slum Dwellers Act.
The Wayanad district doesn't have a post-matriculation hostel though it has the highest tribal population of 38% in Kerala.
On Thursday, a student who climbed atop a tree to get internet connection hurt seriously after falling down
One is Karthika Raghu from Kottathara, Agali, and the other is Rahul Raj from Puthur.
Mission 1,000 aims to get 1,000 tribal students in Telangana enrolled at colleges in Hyderabad. A total of 30 tribal students have so far got admission through the first phase of counselling.
Kids in Pazhaveli village had to walk 7 km to school, crossing a hill & a busy bypass road
Unable to follow online classes due to several reasons, 30% of tribal kids dropped out in past one year, say activists
However, with no access to a mobile phone and the internet, she has lost all hope of continuing her education.