Which among the following pairs of primitive tribes and places of their inhabitation is / are correctly matched?
1. Hakki Pikki – Karnataka
2. Gawada – Goa
3. Gaddi – Himachal Pradesh
4. Irulas – Kerala
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] 1, 2 & 3

The Irula tribes of Tamil Nadu occupy the lower slopes and forests at the base of Niligiri Hills. They constitute the second largest groups of  tribes after the Badagas and are similar to the Kurumbas in many ways.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module