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. However, India does not recognise Tribe as Indigenous people. The term is also used for ethnic minorities, such as Chakmas of Bangladesh, Tharus of Nepal, and Bhils of Pakistan.
"There were several issues including Adivasis' issues and land being snatched away from them. People wanted to get rid of this government and find a new one. We can see that in the initial trends,".. IndiaTimes - Published
"Earlier, tribals were not even given a single penny in lieu of the mineral wealth emanating from their area. I want to ask Rahul Gandhi that his four generations ruled the nation for 70 years, what.. IndiaTimes - Published
Last year, a basic classroom and solar electricity supply for the school in Chimat pada, an Adivasi pada in Dahanu's tribal village was constructed and installed after getting a donation of Rs 70,000.. DNA - Published
In a major setback to former CM Ajit Jogi, a high-power caste scrutiny committee in Chhattisgarh has rejected his claim of being a tribal — a decision that could lead to cancellation of all his caste.. IndiaTimes - Published