Kerala

Kudumbasree set to empower tribal women

Minister for Social Welfare M.K. Muneer will inaugurate Gotra Pravesanam, an event marking the completion of the formation of Kudumbasree neighbourhood groups (NHGs) among tribal women in the district, at Kambalakkad on Thursday

According to P.P. Muhammad, district coordinator, Kudumbasree Mission, Wayanad is the first district that has completed the constitution of NHGs among tribal women in the State.

The Mission has constituted 798 NHGs in the district by linking 8,959 tribal women in 2,904 tribal settlements under the Gotra Sree project in five months, Mr. Muhammad said.

The project envisages intervention of Kudumbasree for the empowerment of tribal women in the State.

Now the Kudumbasree has 1.4 lakh members under 10,350 NHGs, including 36,664 tribal women members in 2,645 tribal NHGs.

The Kudumbasree also constituted 153 Balasabhas in tribal settlements for the overall development of tribal children and it has now 1,732 members, he said.

Dr. Muneer will also announce the completion of various projects of the Mission such as bank-grade credit linkage to all Kudumbasree units, CDS adalats, and Agathi-Ashraya and Samagra projects on the occasion.



Kudumbasree forms798 units among tribal women in Wayanad

153 Balasabhas constituted for development of tribal children







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