Mysuru, February 2:- “If Madivala community has to prosper, they should be given ST tag. I urge the government to look into the issue,” said District In-charge Minister G T Devegowda.
He was speaking after inaugurating Madivala Machidevara Jayanti held at Kalamandir here on Friday.
“The guidance given to the society by Madivala Machideva is immense. The community should be given ST tag for the overall development. Machideva worked hard for the development of working class at Anubhava Mantapa. Along with washing the clothes of Sharanas, he washed the stains in the minds of the people,” he added.
Chamaraja Constituency MLA L Nagendra, corporator Champaka, Nirmala Harish, Savitha, Additional DC B R Poornima, Zilla Panchayat in-charge president Sa Ra Nandish, president of District Madivala Association Chandrashekhar Bhyri and others were present. (MR/KS)