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Ministry of Culture
24-June-2019 17:00 IST
Anthropological Survey of India has conducted research on the impact of developmental and welfare programmes on tribal communities: Shri Prahlad Singh Patel

Research projects  conducted by Anthropological Survey of India during the last five years on the impact of Government developmental and welfare programmes on contemporary Indian tribal communities are (i) Bio-Cultural Diversity, Environment and Sustainable Development, (2012-2016; area/village covered:24) (ii) Man and Environment, (2012-2016; Biosphere Reserve covered: 18) (iii) Development and Sustainability, (2017-18; area/village covered: 17) (iv) Community Health, Disease and Genetic Structure of Indian Population, (2015 onwards; Community covered: 52)  (v) Anthropological Study of De-Notified, Nomadic and Semi Nomadic Communities (2018-19; Community covered:50).


This information was given by Union Minister of State (I/C) for Culture & Tourism, Shri Prahlad Singh Patel in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.