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List Of Scheduled Caste & Tribe In Meghalaya

On The North East Area (Reorganization) Act 1971

Scheduled Cast In Meghalaya As Inserted In The Amendment The Constitution Scheduled Castes Order, 1950

Part XVI-Meghalaya
1. Bansphor 2. Bhuilami or Mali
3. Britial Bania or Bania 4. Dhupi or Dhobi
5. Dugle or Dholi 6. Hira
7. Jalkeotc 8. Jhalo, Malo or Jhalo-Malo
9. Kaibartacor Jaliya 10.Lalbeji
11. Mahare 12. Mebtar Bhangi
13. Muchi or Richi  14. Namasudra
15. Patnic 16. Suradhar
Scheduled Tribe In Meghalaya As Inserted In The Amendments To The Constitution Scheduled Tribe Order, 1950
Throughout the State :-
1. Chackma Scheduled Castes and Tribes
2. Dimasa (Kachari)
3. Garo
4. Hajong
5. Hmar
6. Khasi and Jaintia ( including Khasi, Syngteng or Pnar, War, Bhoi or Lyngngan)
7. Any kuki tribes,Including
(i)Biate or Biate (ii)Changsan
(iii) Chongloi (iv) Doungloi
(v) Gamalhou (vi) Gangte
(vii) Guite (viii) Haneng
(ix) Haokip or Houpit (x) Haolai
(xi) Hengma (xii) Hongsang
(xiii) Hrangkawal or Rangkhal (xiv) Jongoe
(xv) Khowchung (xvi) Khawwathlang or Khothalang
(xvii) Khelma (xviii) Khohou
(xix) Kipgen (xx) Kuki
(xxi) Lengteng (xxii) Lhangum
(xxiii) Lhoajem (xxiv) Lhoavam
(xxv) Lhphong (xxvi) Mangte
(xxvii) Misso (xxviii) Riang
(xxix) Siarhem (xxx) Singson
(xxxi) Sitloah (xxxii) Sukte
(xxxiii) Thado (xxxiv) Thangngeu
(xxxv) Uibuh (xxxvi) Vaiphei
(xxxvii) Lakher (xxxviii) Man (Thai-Speaking)
(xxxix) Any Mizo (Lushai) Tribes (xl) Mikir
(xli) Any waga Tribes (xlii) Pawi
(xliii) Synteng (xliv) Born Kackaries
(xlv) Koch (xlvi) Raba ,Reva

Note: The list as inserted above agrees with the list as inserted in the Scheduled Caste Scheduled Tribes Orders (Amendment) Act,1976 Number 108 of 1976 which has come in to force on the 27th July 1977 Under Govt . of India's letter Number B.C.12016/54/76-SB T.V dated 27th. 7. 77 . However, excepting that in serial Number 6 of the list of Scheduled Tribes Orders. The wording have been amended as 6. Khasi, Jaintia, Synteng, Pnar, War, Bhoi, Lyngngam, Serial 15,16 & 17- have been included in the list vide Government of India's constitution (Scheduled Tribes) Order (Amendment) 1987 Act; ( ACT 43 of 1987 Assented to by the President on 9.12.1987.