Pseudotribalism. 1-2 lambda lokur Kamaraj

Pseudotribalism. It means communities trying to get or get schedule tribe status for the benefit but actually not ST. 



Case study. The Hindi 2018. Adivasi of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh want to exclude lambada tribe from schedule tribes. Lambadas are forward caste in Rajasthan andn Maharashtra. Tribals are losing medical facilities, education and jobs to lambadas. They also oppose Banjara and sugali tribes.