HYDERABAD: The state Congress has decided to conduct meetings from March 31 at all district headquarters to enlighten Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe people on government’s decision to give legal sanction for SC, ST sub-plans.
Revealing this to reporters here on Thursday, PCC president Botcha Satyanarayana said the government had made an announcement for constitution of a cabinet subcommittee to look after SC and ST welfare, study the allocations and utilisation of funds released by the central government.
He thanked AICC president Sonia Gandhi for writing to the prime minister on Dalit issue.
As part the programme, Congress leaders will pay tributes to Indira Gandhi, Rajiv Gandhi, BR Ambedkar and Babu Jagjivan Ram by garlanding their statues, and organising rallies and meetings.
On the budget session of the Assembly, he said the main opposition party, Telugu Desam, failed to play its role properly.
He alleged that Chandrababu Naidu had no moral right to talk on money flow in byelections.
Criticising YS Jagan Mohan Reddy, he said Reddy was using the party to hide the looted money.
As for N Kiran Kumar Reddy, he said he would continue as chief minister till 2014 as decided by the party high command and there would be no change in the decision.
Commenting on CAG report, Satyanarayana said the govt would set right the wrongs.
He said the Congress’ bypoll plank would be development and welfare