K M Dayashankar
KARIMNAGAR: Chief Minister K Chandrashekhar Rao is all set to launch the ambitious ‘Dalit bandhu’ programme from Huzurabad assembly segment on August 16.
Accordingly, the Chief Minister would address a massive public meeting with the mobilisation of over one lakh public at his sentimental place between Shalapalli and Indiranagar villages of Huzurabad mandal on August 16. It may be mentioned here that the Chief Minister had launched the Rythu bandhu, which is stated to be first of its kind in the country to provide financial assistance to the farmers, from the same venue in May 2018 before going to elections.
Accordingly, Minister for Social Welfare Koppula Eshwar and Minister for Civil Supplies and BC Welfare Gangula Kamalakar along with Collector RV Karnan, Commissioner of Police V Satyanarayana, SC corporation chairman Banda Srinivas, Mayor Y Sunil Rao and others visited the inspected the venue and reviewed the arrangements for the meeting, helipad construction, dais, barricading and parking lots etc.
Speaking on the occasion, the Ministers said that the entire country was eagerly waiting to see the ambitious and first of its kind programme of Dalit bandhu for the empowerment of the dalits in the state. He said that all the parties had utilised the dalits only for votes and neglected later. The TRS government alone was committed to the upliftment of the dalits and launching the Dalit bandhu with much pomp and gaiety, they stated.