Scheduled Tribes in Zo living area (India)

This list of Scheduled Tribes is recognised by the Constitution of India; The term "Scheduled Tribes" refers to specific indigenous peoples whose status is acknowledged to some formal degree by national legislation. A collective term in use locally to describe most of these peoples is "Adivasi"(literally it means "First/Ancient Inhabitants").


Mizoram

(Inserted by Act 34 of 1986, s. 14 and Third Sch. (w.e.f. 20-2-1987).)

* 1. Chakma
* 2. Dimasa (Kachari)
* 3. Garo
* 4. Hajong
* 5. Hmar
* 6. Khasi and Jaintia, (including Khasi, Synteng or Pnar, War, Bhoi or Lyngngam)
* 7. Any Kuki tribes, including,--
o (i) Baite or Biete
o (ii) Changsan
o (iii) Chongloi
o (iv) Doungel
o (v) Gamalhou
o (vi) Gangte
o (vii) Guite
o (viii) Hanneng
o (ix) Haokip or Haupit
o (x) Haolai
o (xi) Hengna
o (xii) Hongsungh
o (xiii) Hrangkhawl or Rangkhol
o (xiv) Jongbe
o (xv) Khawchung
o (xvi) Khawathlang or Khothalong
o (xvii) Khelma
o (xviii) Kholhou
o (xix) Kipgen
o (xx) Kuki
o (xxi) Lengthang
o (xxii) Lhangum
o (xxiii) Lhoujem
o (xxiv) Lhouvun
o (xxv) Lupheng
o (xxvi) Mangjel
o (xxvii) Missao
o (xxviii) Riang
o (xxix) Sairhem
o (xxx) Selnam
o (xxxi) Singson
o (xxxii) Sitlhou
o (xxxiii) Sukte
o (xxxiv) Thado
o (xxxv) Thangngeu
o (xxxvi) Uibuh
o (xxxvii) Vaiphei
* 8. Lakher or Mara (Lakher was changed to Mara in 1988)
* 9. Man (Tai-speaking)
* 10. Any Mizo (Lushai) tribes
* 11. Mikir
* 12. Any Naga tribes
* 13. Pawi
* 14. Synteng
* 15. Paite


Manipur

* 1. Aimol
* 2. Anal
* 3. Angami (Angami Naga in the state of Nagaland)
* 4. Chiru
* 5. Chothe
* 6. Gangte
* 7. Hmar
* 8. Kabui
* 9. Katcha Naga (duplicate Naga) part of the Naga
* 10. Koirao
* 11. Koireng (Koren)
* 12. Kom
* 13. Lamgang
* 14. Mao
* 15. Maram
* 16. Maring
* 17. Any Mizo (Lushai) tribes
* 18. Monsang
* 19. Moyon
* 20. Paite
* 21. Purum
* 22. Ralte
* 23. Sema (Sema was renamed to original name "Sümi", a decade ago. This tribe is in the state of Nagaland)
* 24. Simte
* 25. Suhte
* 26. Tangkhul
* 27. Thadou
* 28. Vaiphei
* 29. Zou

Tripura

* Tipra
* Riang
* Jamatia
* Chakma
* Halam (Like, Hrangkhawl, Molsom, Bongcher, etc.)
* Noatia
* Mog
* Kuki
* Garo
* Munda
* Lushai
* Oraon
* Santal
* Uchai
* Khasia
* Bhil
* Lepcha
* Bhutia
* Chaimal

Tripura

* Tipra
* Riang
* Jamatia
* Chakma
* Halam (Like, Hrangkhawl, Molsom, Bongcher, etc.)
* Noatia
* Mog
* Kuki
* Garo
* Munda
* Lushai
* Oraon
* Santal
* Uchai
* Khasia
* Bhil
* Lepcha
* Bhutia
* Chaimal

But all the Zo tribe living in the inside of the different state was not included as Bawm, Pang etc. Therefore, it is needed to amend this list of Schedule Tribe.
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