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  • Sixth Schedule: Layers of autonomy

    Sixth Schedule: Layers of autonomy

    This schedule makes separate provisions for the administration of tribal areas in Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram. The objectives are to maintain a distinct identity and exclusiveness of tribals and to keep away intrusive elements.

    May 6, 2019
  • Centre considering more autonomy to tribal bodies

    Centre considering more autonomy to tribal bodies

    The Modi government is considering demands to provide more autonomy to 16 autonomous district councils (ADCs) in north-east India. Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) Chief Executive member Radha Charan Debbarma met Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday and discussed issues related to the ADCs.  "We have been demanding more powers and autonomy for …

    May 4, 2017