13November2018

Andaman Chronicle

The Daily Diary of the Islands

Opinion

Are we waiting for the Jarawas to re-invent the wheel before they could take the path of modernity?

 The Andaman & Nicobar Islands which made headlines after the 2004 Great Sumatra Andaman Earthquake, is once again making headlines in the national as well an international media following release of a video clip featuring Andaman’s Jarawa tribe by a British media. Immediately other NGO’s, media houses, activists and their likes switched to campaign mode releasing reports and updates almost on a day-to-day basis, many of which are drifted miles away from truth. 

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  • Written by Debkumar Bhadra