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Identifying Scheduled Tribes-The Gowari Tragedy

Identifying Scheduled Tribes-The Gowari Tragedy

The Gowari Tragedy Sharad Kulkarni The ghastly event of November 23 in Nagpur in which over 125 women, children and men of the Gowari tribe were killed in a stampede provoked by a police lathi-charge is seen to have been even more tragic and futile if the procedures laid down for drawing up lists of Scheduled Tribes and for effecting amendments in the lists are considered.

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