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Collective term for the tribes of India who are considered indigenous people of India

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Adivasi: Collective term for the tribes of India who are considered indigenous people of India
Adivasi is the collective term for tribes of the Indian subcontinent, who are considered indigenous to places within India wherein they live, either as foragers or as tribalistic sedentary communities. The term is also used for ethnic minorities, such as Chakmas of Bangladesh, Tharus of Nepal, and Vedda of Sri Lanka.

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International karate champ Syeda Falak enters politics to fight for minorities [Video]

International karate champ Syeda Falak enters politics to fight for minorities

International karate champion Syeda Falak has decided to serve the people through politics. Falak has joined the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) party. Syeda has been into social..

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