Mysuru, February 14:- President of Mysuru and Chamarajanagar District Nayakara Kshemabhivruddhi Sangha, Chikkanna thanked everyone who supported Parivara and Talavara communities to get Scheduled Tribe (ST) tag.
He was speaking at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Friday.
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah have fulfilled the promise they made during their visit to Mysuru during state Assembly elections. Chief minister BS Yediyurappa got Rs 50 lakh released for the study of the communities. Mysuru-Kodagu MP Pratap Simha too tried hard to make this happen by discussing with the Union Minister of Tribal Affairs Arjun Munda. MPs and ministers of the state have worked hard to make this happen. Seer Prasannanandapuri has also supported this cause,” he added.
D Mahadevappa, M Ramachandra, N Mallesh, KN Anil Kumar, Puttanna, Subbanna, Sundar, Annaiah Nayaka and others were present. (MR/KS)