Tribal political institution:
These are fairly well developed and function at various tiers, such as village, clan and state level. for example- Khasis had their own council known as ‘Durbar Kur’ which was presided over by the clan headman.
Many of the states of north east have been living for decades under special laws that limit the civil liberties of citizens. The citizens of state like Manipur, Nagaland don’t have the same rights as other citizens of India because their states have been declared as ‘disturbed area’.