CBSE allows tribal residential schools to apply for affiliation till June 30

Central Board of Secondary Education(CBSE) has extended the deadline for applying affiliation to Eklavya Model Residential Schools (EMRS) for tribal students till June 30.Earlier, the last date for submission of application was March 31,2019. EMRS is a Government of India scheme for model residential school for Scheduled Tribes across India.It is one of the flagship… Continue reading CBSE allows tribal residential schools to apply for affiliation till June 30

Lipstick seeds’ grown by tribals in A.P. a big hit

Annatto is a tree commonly called as lipstick tree.Its botanical name is Bixa orellana and it grows in tropical regions.The seeds of this plant are covered with a bright orange to red pulpy layer,from which a commercial colour material is extracted. The exclusion of many artificial colours in the western market from the list of… Continue reading Lipstick seeds’ grown by tribals in A.P. a big hit

Soon tribals will get MSP for 50 minor forest produce

Union tribal affairs Minister has announced the revision of minimum support price(MSP) framework by 30 to 40% to 50 minor forest produce(MFP).The aim is to enable the tribals dependent on the forest to get a fair price for their produce.MSP is the minimum price set by the Government at which farmers can expect to sell… Continue reading Soon tribals will get MSP for 50 minor forest produce