tribal children

No Aadhaar, no Anganwadi benefit for tribal kids

Underlining the need to develop basic infrastructure in tribal hamlets, the Girijana Sangham demanded that a mobile centre be set up in Agency villages to issue Aadhaar cards for tribal children.

published on : 12th November 2021

Ekalavya enrolment for tribal children increases in TN

A result of higher awareness about such schools among tribals

published on : 28th August 2021

Madhya Pradesh: 18 minors rescued from human trafficking racket; three held

The children between the ages of five and 17, mostly belonging to tribal families, were being transported to neighbouring Uttar Pradesh, where they were allegedly going to be sold, an official said.

published on : 27th August 2021

Four tribals kids rescued from child labour in Tiruvannamalai district

The children would either be sent to a government home or with their families after taking into consideration their safety, said the coordinator.

published on : 18th August 2021

Killing two birds with solitary out-of-box idea

Forest officer replaces slingshots with sports equipment and books so that birds are saved and tribal children turn into sports champions, writes Sudhir Suryawanshi

published on : 15th August 2021

Two TN govt teachers keep tribal children’s studies on track

They trek for hours & even brave heavy rain to teach their students

published on : 1st August 2021

Tribal children near Coimbatore without electricity after school closure

When asked for the reason, Sneha says that she lives in a tribal settlement in Anna Nagar, where electricity connection has not been given to many houses. 

published on : 18th July 2021

Irular children learning to dream again

It is to this children and their parents that a group of social welfare activists, with the help of an NGO, brought hope by launching daily tuition classes at the hamlet.

published on : 3rd July 2021

Cops turn walls into blackboards after tribal children miss school for over a year in Telangana

In a bid to help children whose education hit a roadblock during lockdown, police started programme in 30 hamlets 

published on : 31st May 2021