Tribes Situation in Northeast India
Ram Das Gupta
  • ISBN 13 : 9789390412075
  • year : 2022
  • language : English
  • binding : Hardbound
Northeast India is the easternmost region of India representing both a geographic and political administrative division of the country. It comprises eight states Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim and Tripura. The northeastern part of India is one of the most culturally diverse regions of the world. Inhabited by more than 200 tribes, Northeast India gives the shelter to a variety of tribes. This part of India is famous for its indigenous and authentic traditions. Most of the ethnic groups of the hilly regions have their origins in Myanmar, China, and Thailand who were also the earliest settlers. In the Indian subcontinent, Northeast constitutes about 220 languages. Bodo Tribe is a heroic tribes of North Eastern India which spread all over the country and shares a great number of people from Assam.