G.Kiran Kumar Reddy,Aliya Sultana,M.Surendra,Y. Suneetha ,P. Kousar Basha ,



Income,marriage system,schemes,political upliftment,


In India, numerous tribal people are living. From generations onwards,there are socio economic disparities and problems among the tribal people. This paper discusses about trivials and tribulations of sugali people, who secluded in Jilleamanda Pedda Thanda, in Chittoor District. Sugalis are migratory one. Culture,traditions, pastoral life are part of their life. Aim: To evaluate the social status of sugalis and rehabilitation in Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh. Materials and Methods: We spent 15 days in the Thanda, and surveyed about the life style of living, interaction with tribe’s. We garnered some information from secondary sources. Results: Status of marriage system, living style, cultivation, political empowerment, cattle rearing, and alcoholism impact on their economic status are discussed. Conclusion: Tribal people must take care about their self-development. It leads to familial, society development


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