Tribal Research Institute to be set up in Mizoram

Aizwal, January 7: The Mizoram government will set up a Tribal Research Institute (TRI) with central funding at Kelsih village located about 15 km south of Aizawl.

The core responsibility of TRI is to function as a body of knowledge and research for development and preservation of tribal cultural heritage.

As per reports, the Centre is likely to sanction an amount of Rs 20 crore for the project.

The proposed TRI would have a gallery, a library and an amphitheatre and preservation of tribal arts, culture and music, as per media reports