Who are nomads? Give an example

Who are nomads? Give an example.

  • Nomads are people who do not live in one place but move from one area to another to earn their living.
  • In many parts of India, we can see nomadic pastoralists on the move with their needs of cattle.
  • For example, Gujjar Bakarwals of Jammu and Kashmir, Gaddi shepherds of Himachal Pradesh, Gujjars of Garhwal and Kumaon, Dhangars of Maharashtra, etc.