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A survey and study on ethno medicinal plant's used by tribal people in Pathalgaon Block of Jashpur district, CG, India

Author Affiliations

  • 1Kalinga University, Naya Raipur, CG, India
  • 2Department of Botany, Kalinga University, Naya Raipur, CG, India

Int. Res. J. Biological Sci., Volume 9, Issue (2), Pages 51-58, May,10 (2020)


The study was conducted to record the traditional uses and the utilization pattern of ethno-medicinal plants in pathalgaon block of Jashpur district. jashpur district is located North-East side of Chhattisgarh and this side has rich diversity of medicinal plants. The Survey was conducted on Pathalgaon Block four villages where meeting with local medicine men Baiga, Vaidya and collect the data regarding to medicinal plants. Ethno- Medicinal plants have been observed to be very effectual in the ministration of various ailments. Ethno-medicinal plant species are report in which parts of plants are used in various diseases. The high number of plant parts have been collected which are used by the tribal's and the villagers for treatment of various ailments. The present paper deals with 21 plant species are belonging to 17 families were reported in which Tree and Shrub having same percentage Trees (38%), Shrub (38%), Herb (14%), and Climber (10%). which are used by them ethno medicinally, collected plants are very important in this area. These plants are used in various ailments like: Sugar, Blood Pressure, Malaria, Piles, Asthma, Skin disease, Jaundice.


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