Scheduled Tribe

  • Karnataka cabinet increased reservation for SC, ST community

    The Karnataka cabinet decided to promulgate an ordinance to raise reservations for Scheduled Caste (SCs) by 2 percent and for Scheduled Tribe (STs) by 4 percent. The Karnataka cabinet is chaired by Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai. The decision by the...

    Published On October 26th, 2022
  • Amit Shah Announces ST Status For Paharis In Jammu And Kashmir

    Union Home Minister Amit Shah announces that Pahari Community in Jammu and Kashmir will get a Scheduled Tribe (ST) status and political reservations before Assembly elections. The abolition of Articles 370 and 35A in August 2019 paved the way for...

    Published On October 6th, 2022
  • Telangana government hikes ST reservation 6% to 10%

    The Telangana government issued an order to increase the reservation for the Scheduled Tribe communities from 6 percent to 10 percent. The order issued by the Tribal Welfare Department informed that the enhanced reservations would apply in the educational institutions...

    Published On October 3rd, 2022