National Commission for Scheduled Tribes will send a team, led its vice chairman, to Chittoor in Andhra Pradesh to "ascertain facts", where 20 people were killed in a police firing.Apr 14, 2015, 15:18 PM IST
Officials of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST), including its chairman, on Monday today held a high-level meeting with the Chief Secretary and DGP of Assam over the situation following the serial attacks on tribals by NDFB(S) militants.Dec 30, 2014, 00:37 AM IST
National Commission for Scheduled Tribes has expressed concern over "much less than prescribed" presence of Scheduled Tribes in jobs and recommended a time-bound action plan and special drive by the government to meet the constitutional quota of 7.5 per cent for them.Oct 27, 2013, 10:01 AM IST
No case of atrocity against tribals
have been reported in Sikkim, the National Commission for Scheduled Tribes Chairman Rameshwar Oraon said here Wednesday.
National Commission for Scheduled Tribes has objected to the draft policy on protection of fast-depleting Shom Pen tribe of the Nicobar Islands.Oct 11, 2009, 11:13 AM IST
Centre should have
"over-arching supervisory control and authority" to prevent
and control sectarian violence and other social conflicts
which may lead to prolonged and escalated violence, NCST has suggested.