tribal families

50 Irular families in TN stranded and hungry

“People in this village lack basic amenities like proper toilets and housing. The village is secluded and currently cut-off,” S Ravi, a villager, told TNIE.

published on : 14th November 2021

Heavy rain? These tribal families in Kerala not too worried

Whenever dark clouds gather in the sky in Pathanamthitta, the heartbeats of people residing even inside strong and concrete double-storey houses increase with fear of calamities.

published on : 21st October 2021

Trouble brewing as tribal families refuse to vacate Edamalayar hostel

The families had migrated from Arakappu settlement located in the deep forest to Vishali Cave at Edamalayar on July 5 demanding rehabilitation at a place with road access.

published on : 6th October 2021

TNIE Impact: Roof over head soon for 35 Irular families

Tribals receive land pattas and housing after TNIE highlighted their plight on July 10

published on : 14th September 2021

Tribal families in Odisha fenced off over use of pond

Worse, the villagers have warned to impose a penalty of Rs 5,000 on anyone aiding the families.

published on : 6th August 2021

Evicted tribal families seek rehabilitation, stage protest

 However, as there was no decision on their rehabilitation even after four weeks, the families arrived in Ernakulam and staged the protest.

published on : 30th July 2021

School teachers come to the aid of tribal families in Ariyathur

The tribals live on poramboke land and their requests for pattas were met with grievous laxity on part of the officials.

published on : 15th July 2021

Tribal families put up tents at Vaishali cave, evicted and shifted

The families were brought to Idamalayar tribal hostel in the evening.

published on : 8th July 2021