Tribal Department Pahari Korwa Project

The district is the home for Pahari Korwa and Birhor tribal communities . The residing area of pahari korwas are spread in North-East and South-West of this district.The residential area spread in North-South is about 150 Km and in East-West is about 85 Km

Population-Census conducted by Chhattisgarh Govt. in 2002 for the Korwa population

Development Block No. of Villages No. of Families Total population
Male Female Total
Manora 12 143 299 325 624
Bagicha 76 2326 5101 5127 10228
Total 88 2469 5400 5452 10852

Govt. Assistance given for their development

Year Allotted Expenditure
79-80 200000 13750
80-81 500000 76393
81-82 275000 528777
82-83 460000 482215
83-84 0 42778
84-85 986000 427632
85-86 1140000 154701
86-87 966000 1460410
87-88 4500000 3368406
88-89 1600000 16683
89-90 3000000 5010714
90-91 2500000 2101307
91-92 1000000 1082025
92-93 4400000 3505687
93-94 4500000 4300421
94-95 4000000 3929787
95-96 6000000 5563978
96-97 12950000 14712800
97-98 6104700 3204393
98-99 4510200 9772729
99-2000 2500000 4828796
2000-01 2500000 609005
2001-02 6197000 3767100
Total 70788900 68960587

As per the above financial status it shows that govt. is taking care for their living standard. Govt. is providing now safe drinking water facility. School building and Ashram buildings are being constructed for the education of Korwa children. Health service centers are being opened and health workers are being deputed to their villages. Many Korwa families who are living in a group in a village are understanding these govt.’s activities and taking its advantage. Govt. is employing above 8th pass male and female both.