Hyderabad: The PCC Chief Mr D Srinivas has called upon the PCC BC Cell to bring unity among the BCs to achieve Mahathma Jyothiba Phule’s objectives.
The PCC BC Cell has celebrated Mahathma Jyothiba Phule’s 185th birth anniversary here at Gandhi Bhavan on Monday. Participating as the Chief guest, Mr. Srinivas said that Phule strove to eradicate untouchability and establish equality in the society. He said that BCs would have to work towards strengthening the Congress party to fulfill Phule’s objectives. He assured the meeting that he would talk to the Chief Minister on declaring a holiday on Phule’s birth anniversary.
BC Welfare Minister Mr. B Saraiah has said that it was fortunate on the part of the BCs that a great personality like Jyothiba Phule had come from them.
PCC BC Cell convenor Mr. Rajeshwar, PCC general secretaries Mr. G Niranjan, Mr. R Anand Bhaskar, PCC official spokes person Mr. K Mrithyunjayam, Ms. Rajani Reddy and others participated in the celebrations. (NSS)