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News18 Daybreak: Why Gujarat's 'Traditional' Tribes are Upset

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Adrija Bose | News18.com

Updated:November 14, 2017, 7:07 PM IST
News18 Daybreak: Why Gujarat's 'Traditional' Tribes are Upset
Children from the Maldhari tribe play on the compound of their house in Gir forest. (Reuters)
Gujarat's Scheduled Tribes have been protesting against three other communities - Rabari, Bharwad and Charan - seeking Scheduled Tribe status for their children who migrated out of the Gir forest. Their inclusion in the Schedule Tribe category has caused resentment to the "traditional" tribal communities.

The Rajasthan police has detained one person and identified six more for the murder of Ummar Mohammad but had not found any proof to link the accused to cow protection groups. Ummar, whose body was found near the railway tracks, was shot dead on Friday morning. His family has alleged that he was killed by cow vigilantes on the suspicion that he was smuggling cattle.

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