Hyderabad: Requesting the Chief Minister Mr N Kiran Kumar Reddy to include the Valmiki/Boyas community in the Scheduled Tribes, a PCC delegation led by the PCC general secretary and AP Ikya Valmiki/Boya Porata Committee president Mr S Laxminarayana submitted a memorandum to him here on Tuesday at CM’s Camp Office.
In response to the delegation’s demand, the Chief Minister assured that the government will do the needful to the Valmiki/Boya Community.
The delegation mentioned in the memorandum that the former Chief Minister Dr YS Rajashekar Reddy had got a resolution passed two times in the month of August, 2008 for inclusion of Valmiki/Boya Community into STs.
The delegation requested Mr Kiran Kumar Reddy to send the resolution to the Union Government for inclusion of the same. As per the GO Ms No.18 of February 19, 2009, a Federation of AP Valmiki/Boya Coop. Societies was formed.
The delegation requested the Chief Minister to allot funds generously to the federation for the development of Valmiki/Boya Community.