Lands inhabited by indigenous peoples Current Affairs, GK & News
Hansraj Gangaram Ahir gives information about Sentinelese in a written reply to question in Lok Sabha
The North Sentinel Island (NSI) is home to the Sentinelese tribe, which have consistently refused any interaction with the outside world. They are hostile to outsiders and have killed people who approached or landed on the island. Sentinelese people are believed to be the only pre-Neolithic people in the world. This means they have a ..
Topics: Andaman and Nicobar Islands • Andaman Islands • Bo people • Ethnic groups • Geography of Asia • Indigenous peoples of South Asia • Lands inhabited by indigenous peoples • North Sentinel Island • Sentinel Island • Sentinelese • South Andaman district • Uncontacted peoples
American national ‘John Allen Chau’ allegedly killed by people belonging to protected Sentinelese tribe in North Sentinel Island
The North Sentinel Island is one of the Andaman Islands, which includes South Sentinel Island, in the Bay of Bengal. It is home to the Sentinelese who, often violently, reject any contact with the outside world, and are among the last uncontacted peoples to remain virtually untouched by modern civilisation. Recently, it is in news ..
Topics: Andaman and Nicobar Islands • Andaman Islands • Autonomous regions of India • Geography of Asia • Indigenous peoples of South Asia • Lands inhabited by indigenous peoples • Maritime Southeast Asia • North Sentinel Island • Sentinel Island • Sentinelese • South Andaman district • Southeast Asia