Jharkhand  /  Published 20.02.21

Niti: CM calls for Sarna code

Saturday’s meeting, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and attended by chief ministers of states and Union Territories (UTs), also saw the participation of Sikkim and Kashmir for the first...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi, Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 31.01.21

Sarna code: tribals block trains, roads

Members of various tribal bodies took to the streets, blocked railway tracks and heavy vehicles across Jharkhand on Sunday, demanding the inclusion of the Sarna Code in the religion census of 2021. T...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.12.20

Sarna: tribals plan agitation

Tribal organisations are planning rail and road blockades on January 31, 2021 as there has been no word from the Centre on their longstanding demand for a separate religion code for adivasis ahead of ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

West Bengal  /  Published 07.12.20

Sarna protest disrupts trains

Thousands from the tribal community walked up to a number of railway stations in the northern and southern parts of Bengal on Sunday to block the tracks and demand Sarna to be recognised as their reli...
By Our Bureau in Siliguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 06.12.20

Sarna code: tribals block trains

Members of various tribal bodies took to the streets and blocked railway tracks across Jharkhand on Sunday, threatening to resort to violent protests if the NDA government at the Centre does not give ...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 01.12.20

JMM to meet LS Speaker over Sarna code

Members of the ruling UPA alliance in Jharkhand have decided to meet Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla over the inclusion of Sarna Adivasi religion code in 2021 Census. “A delegation of senior JMM lea...
By Animesh Bisoee in

Jharkhand  /  Published 11.11.20

Assembly nod to Sarna code

The Jharkhand Assembly passed a resolution in favour of a Sarna Adivasi Code at a special session held on Wednesday with both ruling and treasury benches extending support to the draft that will now b...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.11.20

Debate among tribals of Jharkhand on name of code

The tribals of Jharkhand appear to be divided on the name of their religious code even as a special session of the state Assembly on Wednesday is set to a pass a resolution for the code’s inclus...
By Achintya Ganguly in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 09.11.20

Paddy: 50% spot payment

The state government has set a target of procuring 45 lakh tonne paddy during this year’s kharif season and will ensure that all famers selling their produce at government procurement centres re...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 08.11.20

It’s Sarna not adivasi: Tirkey

Bandhu Tirkey, a tribal lawmaker of the ruling JMM-Congress-RJD alliance has spoken out against the government’s move to introduce a “Sarna/Adivasi” code, as opposed to only a &ldquo...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


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