Mysuru, January 9:- Mysuru District Madivala Sangha members have urged the state government to announce the community as Scheduled Caste (SC).
“Government should observe Machideva Jayanti and should announce the community as Scheduled Caste considering the report of Annapurnamma Commission Report. Though we have held several protests, the government didn’t respond to our requests. We will organise a protest march from Freedom Park to Vidhana Soudha in Bengaluru on February 22 and will lay siege to Vidhana Soudha,” said president of the association Chandrashekhar at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club here on Tuesday.
Calendar of 2018 by the organisation was released on the occasion.
Secretary M Raju, vice president Prashanth, Channakeshava, Vasantha Kumari, Jayalakshmi and others were present.