Jharkhand  /  Published 20.09.22

Tribal rail roko threat over Sarna code

Adivasi Sengel Abhiyan, a tribal organisation having a presence in Jharkhand, Odisha, Bengal, Bihar and Assam, has threatened a rail blockade on November 30 to mount pressure on the Centre to include ...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

West Bengal  /  Published 25.07.22

Trinamul vocal on Sarna code

Trinamul has drawn up a plan of campaign to reach out to the tribal population in Bengal over the latter’s longstanding demand for recognition of Sarna as a religious code. The move is being se...
By Our Correspondent in Jalpaiguri

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.06.22

An appeal for assertive Murmu

Jharkhand’s tribal activists have welcomed Santhal politician Droupadi Murmu’s nomination as NDA candidate for President, announced on Tuesday, while hoping she would do more for tribal ri...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 10.06.22

Hemant raises Sarna code

Jharkhand chief minister Hemant Soren raised the issue of Sarna code, a separate religion column in census, during a meeting in Gumla district on Wednesday in the run-up to the  Mandar Assembly b...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 23.12.21

Sarna: council memos Kovind

Vice chairman of Tribes Advisory Council (TAC) and state transport minister Champai Soren led an all-party delegation without the  BJP to submit a memorandum to President of India through governo...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi


Jharkhand  /  Published 08.12.21

Sarna census dharna in Delhi

Nearly 500 tribal men and women in traditional attire sat on a fast and staged a dharna at Jantar Mantar in New Delhi for inclusion of the Sarna code in the religion column in the next census. The fo...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

Jharkhand  /  Published 28.09.21

Sarna code: Hemant govt to petition President

Chief minister Hemant Soren chaired the second meeting of the Tribes Advisory Council (TAC) on Monday and resolved to send a formal proposal to President Ramnath Kovind for inclusion of a Sarna c...
By Our Correspondent in Ranchi

Jharkhand  /  Published 25.09.21

Tribals seek Sarna code in census

Tribal representatives from nine states are gearing up for a mass agitation to press for a separate Sarna religious code in the 2021 census if the Centre does not accept their demand. The representat...
By Animesh Bisoee in Jamshedpur

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


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