Education is a Collective Responsibility

There are 67.76 million tribal people from 533 recognised tribes in India. This accounts for 8.08% of the country’s population. Of this, 1.32 million (1.95%) belong to Primitive Tribal Groups (PTG) who are more marginalised than the Scheduled Tribe population. Compared with literacy rate of 29.34% for the general population, literacy among tribal people is at […]