Tipuru Village is the oldest village in the Karasabai sub-district. It is located at approximately 15 miles from Karasabai.  Historically, Tipuru has been a battle ground during the trial wars. It possesses many battle group sites or sacred sites. The village remains underdeveloped due to the geographical location between mountains.

COMMUNITY PROFILE 
NameTipuru
Satellite/sKarabaicru
Region9
Area of Land-
Titled/UntitledTitled
Name of Current Toshao (2012)Stanley Jacobs
Name of Former ToshaoHarold Jonas
Total Number of Councillors9
Number of CSO’s5
DEMOGRAPHICS
Total Population 334
Number of households45
1 st LanguageMakushi
2 nd Language English
ReligionChristian
Means of communicationRadio
Means of Electricity NIL
Types of transportationBicycle, horse
Nearest Town or Village for marketing linkages Karasabai
Normandia (Brazil)
ECONOMY
Major economic activitiesSubsistence farming
Livestock Rearing
Number of shops1
Number of Poultry Farms1
SCHOOL
Name of Nursery SchoolTipuru Nursery School
Number of Nursery School Students32
Name of Primary School StudentsTipuru Primary School
Number of Primary School Students61
Number of Primary School Teachers3
HEALTH FACILITY
Type of Health FacilityHealth Post
Health Personnel1 Community Health Worker
1 Malaria Personnel
Common illness affecting CommunitiesMalaria, Common Cold, Diarrhoea
Source of WaterCreek
BUILDINGS
Other Main BuildingsMarket Shed, Guest house, CI-Office
INFRASTRUCTURE
Other Infrastructure -
EQUIPMENT
Other Equipment Community Shop, Village Office, Community Market Building, Church
GROUPS
List of Social Groups and ClubsFarmers’ Group, Sports Club, Church Group, Women’s Group