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Tip | How many ‘Scheduled Tribes’ are there in India? And what distinguishes them from other communities? (‘tribal’ or otherwise) – Information provided by the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes

How many Scheduled Tribes have been identified so far? There are over 700 tribes (with overlapping communities in more than one State) which have been notified under Article 342 of the Constitution of India, spread over different States and Union … Continue reading

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What are the Rights of Scheduled Tribes? – National Commission for Scheduled Tribes

For a full and up-to-date list of FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS please visit the homepage of the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes: https://www.ncst.gov.in/content/frequently-asked-questions >> Who are Scheduled Tribes?The framers of the Constitution took note of the fact that certain communities in … Continue reading

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What are the Rights of Scheduled Tribes? – National Commission for Scheduled Tribes

The Constitution of India seeks to secure for all its citizens, among other things, social and economic justice, equality of status and opportunity and assures the dignity of the individual.  All Rights available to the Citizens of India, enshrined in … Continue reading

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Video | Recommended by the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (Government of India)

Video Gallery Source: Video Gallery | National Commission for Scheduled TribesAddress: http://www.ncst.gov.in/video-gallery/9Date Visited: Mon Apr 10 2017 12:46:04 GMT+0200 (CEST) Tips For more information, type “National Commission for Scheduled Tribes”, “tribal culture film”, “Adivasi custom documentary”, “tribal community performance video” … Continue reading

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“Who are Scheduled Tribes?”: Clarifications by the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes – Government of India

To read the full post by the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST, Govt. of India), click here >> The framers of the Constitution took note of the fact that certain communities in the country were suffering from extreme social, educational and economic backwardness on … Continue reading

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