Dams, mines, infra take away their rightful land, livelihood
Aug 09,2016 , 03:51 AM IST | Andhra Pradesh
International Day of the World’s Indigenous People is observed on August 9 every year to promote and protect the rights of tribals. For indigenous people, self-determination or autonomy is their privilege for exercising their socio, cultural, economic and political rights. However, the colonial nature of the politico-bureaucratic apparatus is negating their rights.