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Watch: A Small Tribe In Tamil Nadu Struggles For Due Rights 

A section of the Palliyar tribe who live deep in woods of the Palani Hills are unable to get their Community Certificates & other benefits from government

Cibe Chakravarthy

Cibe Chakravarthy

While most of the Palliyar tribes are living in the mainlands, one small community lives deep in the woods without any basic necessities.

What is worse is that the Tamil Nadu government has not recognised them as Scheduled Tribes, denying them of many basic benefits due to them, especially education.

Watch the video above for more details.