tribal welfare

Ensure girls enrol for UG: Tribal welfare department to HMs

Dept to reach out to kin & urge them to let girls pursue higher edu

published on : 8th August 2022

Sports training for tribal children in Kallakurichi's Kalrayan hills  

According to official sources, about 150 students will be trained for free in athletics including long jump, shot put, and relay; rope gymnastics; volleyball; kabbadi; and in traditional sports.

published on : 28th June 2022

Rs 265 crore fund meant for tribal welfare in Tamil Nadu sent back to Centre, other departments

The Directorate of Tribal Welfare noted Rs 77.7 crore of the returned amount was diverted to the forest department, while Rs 58.17 crore were diverted to the rural development department.

published on : 1st June 2022

Officials told to have contingency plans for water, power in tribal areas

Tribal Welfare Minister Satyavathi Rathod instructed officials of ITDA Utnoor and Bhadrachalam, to ensure that there is no shortage of drinking water and electricity in agency areas.

published on : 30th April 2022

Tribals association urge CM Stalin to scrap de-notified community certification

Members of the De-notified Tribes Welfare Association submitted a petition to Collector S Aneesh Sekhar during the grievance redressal meeting on Monday.

published on : 22nd March 2022

Rs 927.61 crores allotted for Adi Dravidars sent back?

The Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare department has returned a whopping Rs 927.61 crore from the total funds allocated to it, to the State government over the last five years.

published on : 21st March 2022

Bengaluru NGO renovating dilapidated school in rural Mysuru

An NGO is renovating a derelict government school into a strong, cheerful structure at a village in HD Kote taluk

published on : 20th February 2022

Hyderabad's Jatara festival invitations to contain gifts this year

The coffee table book entitled ‘The Legend of Medaram’ describes features of life and culture of the tribes of Telangana.

published on : 11th February 2022

Lambadas get most seats, Adivasis fume at Tribal Welfare association's notification in Telangana

Adivasi Purohit Pardhan Sankshema Sangham has submitted a memorandum to the Tribal Welfare Department calling out the injustice.

published on : 10th February 2022

Stripping of Tribal Women: Telangana minister orders probe by Welfare Commissioner

Forest Section Officer N Mahesh allegedly stripped the clothes of tribal women and attacked them in Mulkalapalli mandal of Bhadradri-Kothagudem district.

published on : 22nd January 2022

Asia’s biggest tribal festival nears but road to Medaram remains unmotorable   

It is extremely difficult to identify the curves and diversions on the road, and this slows down traffic movement.

published on : 18th January 2022

Infant deaths in Visakhapatnam agency due to calcium deficiency in mothers: Report 

A team of doctors from KGH had also visited P Rudakota of Pedabayalu and examined water, soil and other parameters to ascertain the cause.

published on : 5th January 2022

Education a mirage for tribal women

The news that about half of the tribal students in Tamil Nadu do not continue their studies beyond Class 10 is alarming.

published on : 17th December 2021