International Day of World’s Indigenous People 2021: Given the inextricable bond of indigenous peoples to the land, any loss of natural resources threatens their identity and impoverishes their communities.
India's Vice President Venkaiah Naidu, addressing the 50th convocation of Utkal University in Bhubaneswar, stressed the need to bring back great Indian tradition of holistic education.
As per reports, Toto, a primitive Indo-Bhutanese tribe hailing from Totopara in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal, numbering less than 1500, is said to be the smallest tribe in the world. But going by the population Census 2011, Tarao tribe numbers smaller than Toto tribe. The population of Tarao is only 1,066, according to the census.