Adi Dravidar and Tribal Welfare


The Majority of the Adi Dravidar / Tribal Population are economically backward and socially marginalized. Most of the families lack resources and access to education, employment and other income earning opportunities are limited.

  • Provision of Scholarship to students who study in Schools & Colleges.
  • Concession and incentives are provided to the AdiDravidar& Tribal Welfare School Students.
  • Special Incentive Scheme for encouraging girl’s education.
  • Chief Ministers Award for encouraging high Scorers in the Higher Secondary Public Examinations.
  • Imparting of Job oriented training.
  • Special Assistance is provided to Law Graduates to start their Profession.
  • Issue of Tools and Appliances to the Poor AdiDravidar/ Tribal people/ Converted Christian AdiDravidar who are below poverty line.
  • Hostel facilities are provided to students who study in Schools, Colleges & ITI’s.
  • Removal of Untouchability for promoting communal harmony.
  • Provision of free House Site Pattas, Burial grounds and Pathways to Burial grounds to the poor houseless AdiDravidar and Tribal families.

Adi Dravidar And Tribal Welfare Dept. Schools & Hostels

S.No Classificaion of Schools and Hostels Nos No. of Students
1 Adi Dravidar Welfare Schools 131 11635
2 Adi Dravidar Welfare Hostels 54 3543


Adi Dravidar and Tribal welfare Department is implementing various educational scholarship schemes form 1st std to PG&P.hd degree with the prime objective to provide quality education to the socially backward SC, ST and SCC people to ensure socio – economic, educational development, Social dignity and self sustainability.

Concessions and Incentives for Adi Dravidar & Tribal Welfare School Students
Special Incentive for Girls Students,
Admission of bright students in reputed schools, Mats,Bed Sheets and Miscellaneous charges for Hostel Students
Chief Ministers Merit Award and Other State Level Awards
Housing and Other Schemes for Adi Dravidar & Tribal peoples

Contact Details

For more informations, the following officials may be contacted.

Designation Contact Number Email ID Address
Disrict Adi Dravidar and
Tribal Welfare officer,
Tiruchirappalli district.
0431-2463360 dawtry[at]nic[dot]in Disrict Adi Dravidar andTribal Welfare office,
Collector office,
Tiruchirappalli district.
Special Tahsildar (Adw) Tiruchirappalli 0431-2463360 splthasildar[at]gmail[dot]com
Special Tahsildar (Adw) Thuraiyur 04327-222394 stadwthuraiyu[at]gmail[dot]com Taluk Office Thuraiyur