Ministry of Tribal AffairsVanbandhu kalyan yojana


Hon'ble Prime Minister

Shri Narendra Modi

Hon'ble Minister

Shri Jual Oram

Hon'ble Minister of State

Shri Jaswantsinh Sumanbhai Bhabhor

About the Department

VKY a strategic process. It aims at creating enabling environment for need based and outcome oriented holistic development of the tribal people.This process envisages to ensure that all the intended benefits of goods and services under various programmes/schemes of Central as well as State Governments actually reach the target groups by convergence of resources through appropriate institut ional mechanism.


It covers all tribal people and all areas with tribal population across the country.


  • Improving the quality of life in tribal areas
  • Improving the quality of education
  • Qualitative and sustainable employment for tribal families
  • Bridging infrastructure gaps with focus on quality
  • Protection of tribal culture and heritage