Tribal Advisory Committee & Tribal Advisory Sub-Committee

Tribal Advisory Committee (TAC) has been constituted in Tripura on the 28th March, 1956 for the purpose of to advise the Government in matters relating to the welfare of Tribal people of the State of Tripura. At the very beginning the Committee was constituted with 9(nine) members only. At present the committee is constituted with 31 members headed by the Hon’ble Chief Minister its Chaiman, Hon’ble Tribal Welfare Minister as Vice-Chairman and the Director of Tribal Welfare as the Member-Secretary. Among the 31 Members of the Committee, 24 Members are Public Representatives and 7 Members are High Officials.

     The Tribal Advisory Committee will generally meet once in each quarter of the year. The Chairman, however, may call the meeting as often as he may consider necessary. Tribal Advisory Committee will discuss measures for the Welfare of Scheduled Tribes and give recommendations for consideration of the Government. The Agenda of the meeting of the Tribal Advisory Committee will be drawn up on the basis of suggestions from the members and with the approval of the Chairman. The Member-Secretary will circulate Notice of the meeting and any other paper as may be indicated by the Chairman amongst the members. He will arrange to maintain “Records of  Discussions of the Meeting” and submit the same to the Government for consideration.