REPOSITORY

This section has information related to tribals - statistics, relevant Acts of the government, schemes and guidelines. It also has links to documents related to TRIFED. 

Tribes of India

More details on India's demographic profile can be found here and in the links given below:  

Important Statistics At A Glance 

Path-breaking Reports

Relevant Acts and Rules

Forest Rights Act 2006 [with Rules (Including 2012 Amendment) and Guidelines] (1.53 MB)

Protection of Civil Rights Act, 1955 (72 KB)

Protection of Civil Right Rules, 1977 (24 KB)

The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Rules, 1995 and its amended (17.14 MB)

The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 -- No. 33 of 1989 (As amended) (5.65 MB) (3.75 MB)

The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 -- No. 33 of 1989 (As amended) (3.75 KB)

SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 (52 KB)

SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Rules, 1995 (183 KB)

Panchayats Extension to the Scheduled Areas (PESA) Act 1996 (64 KB)

Welfare Schemes and the supporting Guidelines