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BCs threaten stir

Fri 09th Oct 2009 09:26 AM
BCs threaten stir
BCs threaten stir

Hyderabad, July 24 :-

  The Backward Classes Welfare Association president Mr. R Krishnaiah  on Friday threatened to launch a nation wide  agitation to fight for provision of constitutional rights to the BCs in the country.

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Addressing newsmen here, Krishnaiah said the BCs will hold a huge rally in front of the  Parliament  on July 29. This will be followed  by a meeting  with the  MPs on July 30.  On the following day that is on July 31 they will  stage rallies in front of ministers houses to press for their demands.

The president said that there are about 65 crores of BCs in the country and the Government is standing in the way of their progress by not making the right provisions for them in the constitution.

He also sought a constitutional amendment creating a separate ministry for the welfare of the BCs.